CVSS 3.1 Score 7.2 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 15, 2024
Updated: Feb 20, 2024
CWE ID 269


CVE-2023-45581 is an improper privilege management vulnerability (CWE-269) found in Fortinet FortiClientEMS. This vulnerability affects versions 7.2.0 through 7.2.2 and before 7.0.10. It allows a site administrator with Super Admin privileges to perform global administrative operations on other sites through crafted HTTP or HTTPS requests. The vulnerability has a risk score of 25, indicating a high severity level. The potential danger it poses to an organization is significant, as it could lead to unauthorized access and control over sensitive data or systems within the organization's network. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should update their Fortinet FortiClientEMS version to 7.0.10 or later to mitigate the risk of exploitation.


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