CVSS 3.1 Score 3.7 of 10 (low)


Published Jul 12, 2023
Updated: Jul 20, 2023


CVE-2023-37948 is a vulnerability affecting Jenkins Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Compute Plugin version 1.0.16 and earlier. This vulnerability allows for man-in-the-middle attacks by not validating SSH host keys when connecting OCI clouds. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as LOW, with a base score of 3.7 out of 10. It requires no privileges and no user interaction to exploit, making it a network-based attack vector. The impact of this vulnerability is low integrity and no confidentiality impact. The exploitability score is 2.2 out of 10, indicating a relatively low likelihood of successful exploitation. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update to a version of the plugin that includes the fix for this issue. While the danger posed by this vulnerability is relatively low, organizations should still prioritize patching to ensure the security of their systems and prevent potential attacks from occurring.


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