CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 13, 2023
Updated: Oct 19, 2023
CWE ID 295


CVE-2023-4499 is a potential security vulnerability identified in the HP ThinUpdate utility, also known as HP Recovery Image and Software Download Tool. This vulnerability may result in information disclosure. HP is taking steps to mitigate this potential vulnerability. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH, with a base score of 7.5 out of 10. It requires no privileges and does not require user interaction. The attack vector is through the network, and the impact on confidentiality is rated as HIGH. The availability impact is rated as NONE. The vulnerability falls under CWE-295, which refers to improper certificate validation. Remediation steps have not been specified in the provided information, but it is important for organizations using the affected HP ThinUpdate utility to apply any available patches or updates promptly to minimize the potential danger posed by this vulnerability.


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