CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 5, 2024
Updated: Feb 12, 2024
CWE ID 732


CVE-2023-34042 is a vulnerability related to the spring-security-config jar file, which contains a world-writable spring-security.xsd file. This vulnerability falls under the category of CWE-732: Incorrect Permission Assignment for Critical Resource. Although no known exploits have been reported, there is a potential risk of exploitation. To mitigate this issue, users should update to the latest version of Spring Security. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM with low privileges required and no user interaction necessary for exploitation. It has a local attack vector and high integrity impact, but no confidentiality impact or availability impact.


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