CVSS 3.1 Score 7.3 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 20, 2023
Updated: Oct 30, 2023
CWE ID 434


CVE-2023-5524 is a vulnerability in M-Files Web Companion versions before 23.10 and LTS Service Release Versions before 23.8 LTS SR1 that allows for remote code execution through specific file types. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH with a base score of 7.3 according to NIST. The exploitability score is 1.3, indicating a relatively low level of difficulty for an attacker to exploit the vulnerability. The privileges required for exploitation are low and user interaction is required. The attack vector is local, meaning the attacker must have access to the system or network where the vulnerable software is running. The impact of this vulnerability includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts, posing a significant danger to organizations using the affected products. It is recommended to update to M-Files Web Companion release version 23.10 or LTS Service Release Version 23.8 LTS SR1 or later to remediate this vulnerability and mitigate potential risks to the organization's systems and data.

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