CVSS 3.1 Score 6.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Jul 5, 2023
Updated: Jul 12, 2023
CWE ID 552


CVE-2023-2538 is a vulnerability categorized as CWE-552, which refers to "Files or Directories Accessible to External Parties." This vulnerability affects the web interface of the Tyan S5552 BMC version 3.00. An unauthenticated remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability through forced browsing to retrieve the private key of the TLS certificate used by the BMC. This could potentially enable the attacker to perform Man-in-the-Middle (MitM) attacks on users accessing the web interface via HTTPS. The risk score of this vulnerability is 10, with a base severity rating of MEDIUM. Remediation measures should be taken promptly to mitigate this risk and ensure the security of affected systems.

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