CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 4, 2023
Updated: Sep 8, 2023
CWE ID 640


CVE-2023-3222 is a vulnerability in the password recovery mechanism of the Password Recovery plugin for Roundcube version 1.2. This vulnerability allows a remote attacker to change the password of an existing user by adding a 6-digit numeric token. The platform does not have a limit on the number of requests, making it possible for an attacker to create an automated script to test all possible values. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH and a base score of 7.5 according to the CVSS:3.1 scoring system. It poses a high risk to organizations as it can lead to unauthorized access and compromise of user accounts. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their Roundcube installation to the latest version that addresses this issue.

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