Beekeeper Studio vulnerable to code injection


Beekeeper Studio provided by Beekeeper Studio, Inc. contains a code injection vulnerability (CWE-74).

Eiji Mori of Flatt Security Inc. reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V3 Severity:
Base Metrics 8.0 (High) [IPA Score]
  • Attack Vector: Network
  • Attack Complexity: Low
  • Privileges Required: Low
  • User Interaction: Required
  • Scope: Unchanged
  • Confidentiality Impact: High
  • Integrity Impact: High
  • Availability Impact: High
CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 6.0 (Medium) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: Medium
  • Authentication: Single Instance
  • Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: Partial
Affected Products

Beekeeper Studio, Inc.
  • Beekeeper Studio versions prior to 3.9.9


A remote authenticated attacker may execute arbitrary JavaScript code with the privilege of the application on the PC where the affected product is installed. As a result, an arbitrary OS command may be executed as well.

[Update the software]
Update the software to the latest version according to the information provided by the developer.
The developer released Beekeeper Studio 3.9.9 that contains a fix for this vulnerability.
Vendor Information

Beekeeper Studio, Inc.
CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. Improper Neutralization of Special Elements in Output Used by a Downstream Component ('Injection')(CWE-74) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2023-28394

  1. JVN : JVN#11705010
Revision History

  • [2023/05/12]
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