CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 27, 2023
Updated: Sep 28, 2023
CWE ID 276


CVE-2023-44157 is a local privilege escalation vulnerability resulting from insecure folder permissions. The vulnerability affects Acronis Cyber Protect 15 (Windows) before build 35979. To remediate the issue, users should update to the latest build of the affected software. This vulnerability poses a high potential danger to organizations as it allows an attacker with limited privileges to gain elevated privileges, compromising the integrity and confidentiality of the system. The CVSS 3.1 base severity score for this vulnerability is 7.8 out of 10, indicating a high level of risk.

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