CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 27, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023
CWE ID 269


CVE-2023-44219 is a local privilege escalation vulnerability found in SonicWall Directory Services Connector Windows MSI client versions 4.1.21 and earlier. This vulnerability allows a low-privileged user to gain system privileges by running the recovery feature. The vulnerability has a risk score of 25 and a base severity rating of HIGH. The exploitability score is 1.8, indicating that it is relatively easy for attackers to exploit this vulnerability. The potential impact includes high integrity and confidentiality impact, posing a significant danger to organizations using the affected software. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should update to the latest version of SonicWall Directory Services Connector client that addresses this issue.

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