CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Jul 3, 2023
Updated: Aug 3, 2023


CVE-2023-2727 is a vulnerability that affects Kubernetes clusters using the ImagePolicyWebhook admission plugin in combination with ephemeral containers. Users may be able to launch containers using restricted images. The vulnerability has a CVSS score of 6.5 (medium severity) and requires high privileges to exploit. It has a network attack vector and can have a high impact on integrity and confidentiality. There is no user interaction required for exploitation. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should update their Kubernetes clusters to a version that includes the fix for the issue.

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