CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Mar 7, 2024
Updated: Mar 8, 2024
CWE ID 200


CVE-2023-46170 is a vulnerability affecting IBM DS8900F HMC versions,,,, and that allows an authenticated user to read files after enumerating file names. The vulnerability has a base severity of MEDIUM with a base score of 6.5 according to the CVSS:3.1 scoring system and a confidentiality impact rating of HIGH, posing a potential danger to organizations' sensitive information security. The exploitability score is 2.8 out of 10, indicating a moderate level of difficulty for attackers to exploit the vulnerability remotely over the network without requiring high privileges or user interaction. IBM X-Force ID for this vulnerability is 269407, and the Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) category is CWE-200 (Information Exposure). No remediation steps or further details are provided in the source text for addressing this vulnerability at this time.

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