CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Sep 22, 2023
Updated: Sep 25, 2023
CWE ID 697


CVE-2023-23766 is a vulnerability that affects all versions of GitHub Enterprise Server. It was identified as an incorrect comparison vulnerability that allowed commit smuggling by displaying an incorrect diff in a re-opened Pull Request. To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would need write access to the repository. The vulnerability was reported via the GitHub Bug Bounty program and has been fixed in versions 3.6.17, 3.7.15, 3.8.8, 3.9.3, and 3.10.1 of GitHub Enterprise Server. The potential danger of this vulnerability lies in the fact that it could be exploited to manipulate commit history and potentially compromise the integrity of the codebase in organizations using GitHub Enterprise Server.

Explore Beyond the CVE Basics with Recorded Future's Vulnerability Intelligence

Note: This is just a basic overview providing quick insights into CVE-2023-23766 information. Gain full access to comprehensive CVE data, risk scores, prioritization, and mitigation data through Recorded Future's Vulnerability Intelligence:
  • Prioritize with Risk-Based Scoring
  • Explore the Extensive Vulnerability Database
  • Receive Early Alerts on Emerging CVEs
  • Focus on Critical Exploitable Vulnerabilities
  • Streamline Remediation with Integration Options