CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 4, 2023
Updated: Oct 6, 2023
CWE ID 119


CVE-2023-4491 is a buffer overflow vulnerability affecting Easy Address Book Web Server version 1.6. Exploiting this vulnerability allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the targeted machine by sending a lengthy username string via a POST request to /searchbook.ghp. The risk score for this vulnerability is 65 out of 100, indicating a high severity level. The base score is 9.8 out of 10, classifying it as critical. The impact includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts, with potential dangers to the organization's data and system availability. No remediation or mitigation measures are mentioned in the provided information.


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