CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 30, 2023
Updated: Dec 6, 2023
CWE ID 427


CVE-2023-4770 is an uncontrolled search path element vulnerability found in 4D and 4D server Windows executables applications, specifically affecting version 19 R8 100218. The vulnerability allows for DLL hijacking by replacing x64 shfolder.dll in the installation path, resulting in arbitrary code execution. The risk score for this vulnerability is 25, with a base severity of MEDIUM. Exploitation requires high privileges and user interaction is required. The attack vector is local, and the impact on integrity and confidentiality is assessed as HIGH. Remediation measures should be taken promptly to mitigate the potential danger this vulnerability poses to organizations using affected products.


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