CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 10, 2023
Updated: Dec 21, 2023
CWE ID 639


CVE-2023-44249 is an authorization bypass vulnerability (CWE-639) that affects Fortinet FortiManager versions 7.4.0 and before 7.2.3, as well as FortiAnalyzer versions 7.4.0 and before 7.2.3. This vulnerability allows a remote attacker with low privileges to read sensitive information by exploiting a user-controlled key through crafted HTTP requests. The risk score for this vulnerability is 25 out of 100, indicating a medium severity level. The potential danger it poses to an organization includes the unauthorized access and disclosure of confidential information, which can lead to further security breaches or compromise of sensitive data. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should update their FortiManager and FortiAnalyzer versions to at least 7.2.3 or apply any available patches provided by Fortinet to mitigate the risk of exploitation.

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