CVSS 3.1 Score 9.0 of 10 (high)


Published Mar 22, 2024


CVE-2024-29185 is a critical vulnerability affecting FreeScout, a self-hosted help desk and shared mailbox. Versions prior to 1.8.128 are susceptible to OS Command Injection in the /public/tools.php file. This vulnerability allows an attacker, who knows the `App_Key` of the application, to execute malicious OS commands on the server by manipulating the php_path parameter. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could result in the complete compromise of the server hosting the FreeScout application. A patch for this issue is available in version 1.8.128, which organizations should promptly apply to remediate the vulnerability and mitigate potential risks to their systems and data.

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