CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)


Published Aug 8, 2023
Updated: Aug 9, 2023
CWE ID 284


CVE-2023-37483 is a cyber vulnerability that affects SAP PowerDesigner version 16.7. It is categorized as CWE-284, which refers to improper access control. The vulnerability allows an unauthenticated attacker to run arbitrary queries against the back-end database via Proxy. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as CRITICAL, with a base score of 9.8 according to [email protected]. It has a high impact on both confidentiality and integrity, and the exploitability score is 3.9. The potential danger it poses to an organization is significant, as it can lead to unauthorized access and manipulation of sensitive data stored in the back-end database. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should update their SAP PowerDesigner to a version that includes the necessary security patches or apply any recommended mitigations provided by the vendor.


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