CVSS 3.1 Score 7.2 of 10 (high)


Published Dec 25, 2023
Updated: Jan 3, 2024


CVE-2023-49226 is a command injection vulnerability discovered in Peplink Balance Two before version 8.4.0. This vulnerability allows users with admin privileges to execute arbitrary commands as root through the traceroute feature of the administration console. The affected product is the f-S9cB. The risk score for this vulnerability is 27, with a base severity rating of HIGH. The exploitability score is 1.2, and the base score is 7.2. The potential danger of this vulnerability includes high integrity and confidentiality impact, as well as high availability impact. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating Peplink Balance Two to version 8.4.0 or newer to mitigate the risk of exploitation by attackers.

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