CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 10, 2023
Updated: Dec 21, 2023
CWE ID 602


CVE-2023-42787 is a client-side enforcement of server-side security vulnerability in Fortinet FortiManager version 7.4.0 and before 7.2.3 and FortiAnalyzer version 7.4.0 and before 7.2.3. This vulnerability may allow a remote attacker with low privileges to access a privileged web console through client-side code execution. The affected products include Fortinet FortiManager and FortiAnalyzer versions mentioned above, as well as several others listed in the source text. The vulnerability has a medium base severity rating, with a base score of 6.5 according to NIST's National Vulnerability Database (NVD). The potential danger it poses to an organization includes high confidentiality impact, as well as the ability for an attacker to gain unauthorized access to privileged systems. Remediation measures may involve updating the affected products to versions that are not vulnerable or applying patches provided by the vendor.

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