CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Sep 25, 2023
Updated: Oct 13, 2023


CVE-2023-43256 is a path traversal vulnerability affecting Gladys Assistant v4.26.1 and earlier versions. Authenticated attackers can exploit this vulnerability by using non-sanitized user input, allowing them to extract sensitive files from the host machine. The vulnerability has a medium severity rating and a base score of 6.5 according to NVD. It requires low privileges and does not require user interaction. The attack vector is through the network, and the confidentiality impact is high. Remediation for this vulnerability would involve updating Gladys Assistant to a version that fixes the path traversal issue, as well as implementing proper input sanitization practices to prevent similar vulnerabilities in the future.

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