CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Nov 3, 2023
Updated: Dec 14, 2023
CWE ID 681


CVE-2023-46848 is a vulnerability affecting Squid, a caching proxy server. It allows remote attackers to perform Denial of Service (DoS) attacks by sending ftp:// URLs in HTTP Request messages or constructing ftp:// URLs from FTP Native input. The vulnerability has a high severity rating and a CVSS base score of 7.5. It does not require any privileges or user interaction, and the attack vector is through the network. The potential danger posed to an organization is the disruption of service availability. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their Squid software to the latest version available.


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