CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Jun 29, 2023
Updated: Jul 7, 2023
CWE ID 732


CVE-2023-37237 is a vulnerability found in Veritas NetBackup Appliance before MR3. It allows an authenticated admin to bypass shell restrictions and execute arbitrary operating system commands via SSH due to insecure permissions. The vulnerability has a medium to high severity rating, with a base score of 6.5 to 7.2 according to different sources. The affected products include various versions of Veritas NetBackup Appliance. To remediate the vulnerability, it is recommended to update the appliance to version MR3 or newer. This vulnerability poses a potential danger to organizations as it can be exploited by an authenticated administrator to execute unauthorized commands on the system, compromising its integrity and potentially causing significant harm or data breaches.


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