CVSS 3.1 Score 7.3 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 15, 2023
Updated: Sep 21, 2023
CWE ID 770


CVE-2023-38507 is a vulnerability that affects the Strapi open-source headless content management system. Prior to version 4.12.1, there is a rate limit on the login function of Strapi's admin screen, which can be bypassed, potentially leading to unauthorized login through brute force attacks. The vulnerability has a high severity rating with a base score of 7.3 and an exploitability score of 3.9. It has a low impact on integrity and confidentiality, and the attack vector is through the network with low attack complexity. The remediation for this vulnerability is to update to version 4.12.1, which includes a fix for the issue. Organizations using affected versions of Strapi should update immediately to mitigate the potential danger posed by this vulnerability.


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