CVSS 3.1 Score 8.4 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 16, 2023
Updated: Oct 19, 2023
CWE ID 269


CVE-2023-38280 is a vulnerability in IBM HMC (Hardware Management Console) versions 10.1.1010.0 and 10.2.1030.0, which could allow a local user to escalate their privileges to root access on a restricted shell. This vulnerability has a high severity rating with a base score of 8.4 and affects the products t0DdeL and t0DdeM. The exploitability score is 2.5, and the impact score is 5.9, indicating the potential danger it poses to an organization's integrity and confidentiality. The vulnerability has been classified as CWE-269, relating to improper privilege management. The remediation steps or any additional information regarding this vulnerability are not provided in the given text snippet from the source.


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