CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Sep 13, 2023
Updated: Sep 15, 2023
CWE ID 312
CWE ID 256


CVE-2023-4400 is a password management vulnerability found in Skyhigh Secure Web Gateway (SWG) versions 11.x prior to 11.2.14, 10.x prior to 10.2.25, and controlled release 12.x prior to 12.2.1. The vulnerability allows for the extraction of authentication information stored in configuration files through the SWG REST API because the password is stored in plain text in some configuration files. The affected products include taskrZ, taskrY, and t0QpHn. The vulnerability has a base severity of MEDIUM with a base score of 6.5 according to NIST's rating system, posing a high risk to confidentiality. To remediate the vulnerability, users should update their SWG installations to the patched versions specified: 11.2.14, 10.2.25, or 12.2.1 and ensure that sensitive information is not stored in plain text format.


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