CVSS 3.1 Score 5.9 of 10 (medium)


Published Sep 2, 2023
Updated: Sep 8, 2023
CWE ID 798


CVE-2023-39982 is a vulnerability found in MXsecurity versions prior to v1.0.1, affecting the products rh6897 and rh6896. The vulnerability involves a hard-coded SSH host key, posing a risk to the confidentiality and integrity of SSH communications on the affected devices. This could potentially enable man-in-the-middle attacks and the decryption of SSH traffic. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM, with a base score of 5.9 according to NIST's National Vulnerability Database (NVD). No user interaction or privileges are required for exploitation, and the attack vector is through the network. Remediation measures are not provided in the provided information.

Leverage our Vulnerability Intelligence module to secure your systems now - get detailed insights on CVE-2024-37364. Book your demo today.


Explore Beyond the CVE Basics with Recorded Future's Vulnerability Intelligence

Note: This is just a basic overview providing quick insights into CVE-2023-39982 information. Gain full access to comprehensive CVE data, risk scores, prioritization, and mitigation data through Recorded Future's Vulnerability Intelligence:
  • Prioritize with Risk-Based Scoring
  • Explore the Extensive Vulnerability Database
  • Receive Early Alerts on Emerging CVEs
  • Focus on Critical Exploitable Vulnerabilities
  • Streamline Remediation with Integration Options