CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 9, 2023
Updated: Nov 17, 2023


CVE-2023-5550 is a vulnerability that affects multiple products, including Moodle and various others. It occurs in a misconfigured shared hosting environment that allows access to other users' content. An attacker who has direct access to the web server outside of the Moodle webroot could exploit this vulnerability to achieve remote code execution using local file include. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM and a base score of 6.5 according to the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) version 3.1. It requires no privileges and no user interaction, making it accessible over a network. The potential danger it poses to an organization includes low integrity and confidentiality impacts, with no availability impact.

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