CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Aug 2, 2023
Updated: Aug 4, 2023
CWE ID 400


CVE-2023-4011 is a vulnerability discovered in GitLab EE, affecting all versions from 15.11 prior to 16.2.2. It allows an attacker to spike the resource consumption, resulting in a denial of service (DoS) attack. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH, with a base score of 7.5 according to the National Vulnerability Database (NVD). The exploitability score is 3.9, indicating that it is relatively easy to exploit. The impact score is 3.6, suggesting a moderate impact on the affected system. The vulnerability does not require any privileges or user interaction and can be exploited via the network. Organizations using affected versions of GitLab EE should update to version 16.2.2 or later to remediate this vulnerability and mitigate the potential danger it poses to their systems and services.


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