CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 26, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023
CWE ID 267
CWE ID 269


CVE-2023-41966 is a privilege escalation vulnerability that affects a specific application. It allows a user with read permissions to elevate their privileges by sending an HTTP POST request to set a parameter. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM with a base score of 6.5. The exploitability score is 2.8, indicating a moderate level of difficulty for attackers. The impact score is 3.6, with high integrity impact and no confidentiality impact. The vulnerability does not require user interaction and can be exploited over the network. The affected organization should remediate this vulnerability by applying the necessary patches or updates provided by the application vendor to prevent potential unauthorized access and privilege escalation incidents.

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