CVSS 3.1 Score 4.9 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 14, 2023
Updated: Mar 12, 2024
CWE ID 321


CVE-2023-44318 is a vulnerability that affects various devices, including SCALANCE XB205-3, SCALANCE XB208, SCALANCE XB213-3, SCALANCE XB213-3LD, SCALANCE XB216, and many others. The vulnerability arises from the use of a hardcoded key to obfuscate the configuration backup that can be exported from the device. This means that an authenticated attacker with administrative privileges or someone who obtains a configuration backup could potentially extract sensitive configuration information from the exported file. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM and poses a high risk to organizations in terms of confidentiality impact. Remediation measures should be taken to address this vulnerability and prevent potential exploitation.

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