CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Dec 6, 2023
Updated: Dec 12, 2023


CVE-2023-48123 is a cyber vulnerability that affects Netgate pfSense Plus v.23.05.1 and earlier versions, as well as pfSense CE v.2.7.0. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code by sending a specially crafted request to the packet_capture.php file. The vulnerability has a high severity rating and poses a potential danger to organizations as it can be exploited over the network, impacting integrity and confidentiality. The base score for this vulnerability is 8.8 out of 10, indicating its significance. To remediate the issue, affected organizations should update their pfSense installations to the latest patched version provided by Netgate.


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