CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 30, 2023
Updated: Nov 6, 2023


CVE-2023-43648 is a Directory Traversal Vulnerability affecting baserCMS, a website development framework. The vulnerability exists in the form submission data management feature of baserCMS prior to version 4.8.0. This vulnerability allows an attacker to navigate outside of the intended directory and access sensitive files or directories on the system. The issue has been patched in version 4.8.0, and organizations using an older version should update to mitigate the risk. The vulnerability has a CVSS v3.1 base score of 6.5, indicating a medium severity level and a high impact on confidentiality. It requires low privileges and no user interaction to exploit, making it a potential threat that can be exploited remotely over the network without requiring complex attack techniques.

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