CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 19, 2023
Updated: Oct 25, 2023
CWE ID 755


The vulnerability with the CVE ID name CVE-2023-45820 affects Directus, a real-time API and App dashboard for managing SQL database content. In versions that have websockets enabled, a malicious user can crash Directus by sending an invalid frame to the websocket server. The issue has been resolved in version 10.6.2, and users are advised to upgrade. If upgrading is not possible, users should avoid using websockets. The vulnerability has a base severity of MEDIUM with a base score of 6.5 according to, and it poses a high danger in terms of availability impact.

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