CVSS 3.1 Score 3.3 of 10 (low)


Published Nov 22, 2023
Updated: Nov 27, 2023
CWE ID 276


CVE-2023-43081 is a vulnerability found in PowerProtect Agent for File System Version 19.14 and earlier versions. The vulnerability lies in the ddfscon component, which has an incorrect default permissions issue. A local attacker with low privileges could exploit this vulnerability to overwrite log files. The risk score for this vulnerability is 5, indicating a moderate level of risk. The base severity is assessed as low, with a base score of 3.3. The attack vector is local, and the impact on integrity is considered low, with no impact on confidentiality. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating to a version of PowerProtect Agent for File System that is later than 19.14 to fix the incorrect default permissions issue and mitigate the risk of exploitation.

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