CVSS 3.1 Score 8.1 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 20, 2023
Updated: Sep 23, 2023


CVE-2023-43498 is a cyber vulnerability affecting Jenkins versions 2.423 and earlier, as well as LTS versions 2.414.1 and earlier. This vulnerability allows attackers with access to the Jenkins controller file system to read and write files before they are used. The affected products include a wide range of versions and components within the Jenkins ecosystem. The risk score for this vulnerability is 26, with a base severity rating of HIGH. The exploitability score is 2.8, indicating a relatively low level of effort required for exploitation. The potential danger posed by this vulnerability is significant, with a high impact on confidentiality and integrity of the affected systems.

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