CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 9, 2024
Updated: Jan 12, 2024
CWE ID 798


CVE-2023-50974 is a vulnerability in Appwrite CLI before version 3.0.0, allowing any user of the local system to access the credentials of the Appwrite user stored in the ~/.appwrite/prefs.json file. This file has UNIX permissions set at 0644, which means it can be accessed by any user on the system. The vulnerability is categorized as medium severity with a base score of 5.5 and a CVSS vector string of CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N. The potential danger to an organization lies in the unauthorized access to sensitive credentials, which can lead to unauthorized actions and compromise the confidentiality of data. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their Appwrite CLI to version 3.0.0 or later, where this issue has been addressed.

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