CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Dec 1, 2023
Updated: Dec 6, 2023
CWE ID 284


CVE-2023-3443 is a vulnerability affecting all versions of GitLab starting from 12.1 before 16.4.3, 16.5 before 16.5.3, and 16.6 before 16.6.1, allowing a Guest user to add an emoji on confidential work items. The vulnerability has a base score of 4.3 (MEDIUM severity) according to NVD@NIST and a base score of 3.1 (LOW severity) according to [email protected]. The affected products include multiple versions of GitLab and related entities like dMWCBf, dMWCBV, mPkRu4, baKO5s, and many others. To remediate the vulnerability, organizations should update their GitLab instances to version 16.4.3, 16.5.3, or 16.6.1 or later versions that address the issue. The potential danger this vulnerability poses to an organization is unauthorized individuals being able to add emojis to confidential work items as Guest users on the GitLab platform.

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