CVSS 3.1 Score 6.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 15, 2023
Updated: Apr 11, 2024


CVE-2023-5587 is a critical vulnerability found in SourceCodester Free Hospital Management System for Small Practices 1.0. The vulnerability exists in the file /vm/admin/doctors.php of the component Parameter Handler, allowing for SQL injection through the manipulation of the argument search. This vulnerability can be exploited remotely and has been publicly disclosed. The vulnerability has a CVSSv3 base score of 6.3, indicating a medium severity level. It poses a potential danger to organizations that use this hospital management system, as it could lead to unauthorized access to sensitive information or the manipulation of data within the system. To remediate this vulnerability, it is recommended to apply the latest patches or updates provided by the software vendor or consider alternative solutions if patches are not available.

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