The vulnerability allows multiple APT actors to gain access to an unrestricted file upload function and execute arbitrary code on the system.
Vulnerable component: IPVPN
CVSSv3 score: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:H/RL:O/RC:C
CWE-ID: CWE-434 - Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise vulnerable system.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of file during file upload in the web management interface. A remote attacker can upload a malicious file and execute it on the server.
Note, the vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild.