CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 2, 2023
Updated: Sep 7, 2023
CWE ID 334
CWE ID 330


CVE-2023-39979 is a vulnerability in MXsecurity versions prior to 1.0.1 that allows for authentication bypass. This vulnerability affects the products rh6897 and rh6896. The potential danger of this vulnerability is high, with a base severity rating of CRITICAL and a base score of 9.8 out of 10. To remediate this vulnerability, it is recommended to update the affected products to version 1.0.1 or later. The vulnerability can be exploited remotely through a network attack vector, and if successfully exploited, an attacker could gain unauthorized access to the system if the web service authenticator has insufficient random values.


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