CVSS 3.1 Score 3.3 of 10 (low)


Published Dec 5, 2023
Updated: Dec 16, 2023
CWE ID 502


CVE-2023-49297 is a vulnerability affecting PyDrive2, a wrapper library of google-api-python-client that simplifies Google Drive API V2 tasks. The vulnerability arises from unsafe YAML deserialization, allowing arbitrary code execution. A maliciously crafted YAML file can trigger this vulnerability if PyDrive2 is present in the same directory or loaded via `LoadSettingsFile`. Users are advised to upgrade to release version 1.16.2, which contains the fix implemented in commit `c57355dc`. This vulnerability poses a low risk with a base severity score of 3.3 out of 10 and potential confidentiality impact. No known workarounds for this vulnerability exist.


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