CVSS 3.1 Score 7.2 of 10 (high)


Published Nov 14, 2023
Updated: Feb 13, 2024
CWE ID 349


CVE-2023-44317 is a vulnerability that affects multiple Siemens SCALANCE network devices, including SCALANCE XB205-3, SCALANCE XB213-3, SCALANCE XC206-2, and others. The vulnerability arises from the devices' failure to properly validate the content of uploaded X509 certificates. This could enable an attacker with administrative privileges to execute arbitrary code on the affected device. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH, with a CVSS score of 7.2 out of 10. Organizations should apply the necessary security patches and updates provided by Siemens to remediate this vulnerability and mitigate the potential danger it poses to their network infrastructure.

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