CVSS 3.1 Score 5.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 1, 2023
Updated: Jan 25, 2024
CWE ID 284


CVE-2023-20267 is a vulnerability in the IP geolocation rules of Snort 3, affecting various products. It allows an unauthenticated, remote attacker to potentially bypass IP address restrictions by exploiting a configuration parsing issue. The attacker can spoof an IP address to bypass location-based IP address restrictions. This vulnerability has a medium severity rating, with a base score of 5.3 out of 10. To remediate the vulnerability, users should apply the necessary patches or updates provided by the vendor. Organizations are at risk of unauthorized access and potential compromise of their systems if this vulnerability is not addressed promptly.

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