CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Jul 12, 2023
Updated: Jul 19, 2023
CWE ID 284


CVE-2023-29298 is an Improper Access Control vulnerability affecting Adobe ColdFusion versions 2018u16 and earlier, 2021u6 and earlier, and 2023.0.0.330468 and earlier. This vulnerability allows attackers to bypass security features and gain unauthorized access to the administration CFM and CFC endpoints without user interaction. The vulnerability has a high severity rating with a base score of 7.5 according to the National Vulnerability Database (NVD). Products affected include various versions of ColdFusion. To remediate this vulnerability, users are advised to update their Adobe ColdFusion installations to the latest patched versions as soon as they become available. Organizations should be aware that exploitation of this vulnerability could lead to potential data breaches and compromise the confidentiality of sensitive information.


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