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CVE-2023-47246 Scanner

Detects 'Path Traversal' vulnerability in SysAid affects v. before 23.3.36.

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Critical

Single Scan

Single Scan

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Estimated Time

10 sec

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Domain, Ipv4

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SysAid is a popular IT service management solution used by many organizations worldwide. It is an efficient tool that helps businesses to streamline their IT workflow and provide better customer support. SysAid is used for IT asset management, ticketing system, remote desktop control, and much more. The product is reliable and provides an all-in-one solution for IT management.

Recently, a vulnerability has been detected in SysAid that could potentially lead to code execution. This vulnerability, with the code CVE-2023-47246, is a path traversal vulnerability that allows an attacker to exploit the system's integrity by accessing files or directories outside the web root directory. Once an attacker writes a file to the Tomcat webroot, it becomes easy to execute the code. This vulnerability could have a serious impact on organizations using the SysAid platform, as it could allow for unauthorized access to sensitive systems. 

When exploited, a path traversal vulnerability such as CVE-2023-47246 could lead to a range of potential security threats, such as data exfiltration, unauthorized access, and loss of system availability. If this vulnerability is exploited, the attacker can easily write a file to the Tomcat webroot, giving them the ability to execute arbitrary code that could potentially cause disastrous system disruptions. This vulnerability is particularly dangerous because the attacker could gain full control of the system, bypassing security protections, and accessing sensitive data or resources.

Thanks to the pro features of the securityforeveryone.com platform, individuals and organizations can easily and quickly learn about vulnerabilities in their digital assets. With its comprehensive vulnerability assessment tools and reporting features, securityforeveryone.com helps to identify vulnerabilities and reduce the risk of security breaches. By implementing proactive security measures and staying up-to-date with the latest security trends, organizations can protect themselves against threats like CVE-2023-47246 and ensure the security of their IT systems and data.

 

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