CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 20, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023
CWE ID 918


CVE-2023-44256 is a server-side request forgery vulnerability (CWE-918) that affects Fortinet FortiAnalyzer versions 7.4.0, versions 7.2.0 through 7.2.3, and versions before 7.0.8, as well as FortiManager versions 7.4.0, versions 7.2.0 through 7.2.3, and versions before 7.0.8. This vulnerability allows a remote attacker with low privileges to view sensitive data from internal servers or perform a local port scan by exploiting a crafted HTTP request. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM and a base score of 6.5 according to, indicating a significant potential danger to organizations using the affected products. It is recommended to apply the necessary updates or patches provided by Fortinet to remediate this vulnerability and enhance security measures within an organization's network infrastructure.

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