CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Nov 3, 2023
Updated: Nov 9, 2023
CWE ID 424


CVE-2023-46176 is a vulnerability affecting IBM MQ Appliance 9.3 CD. It allows a local attacker to gain elevated privileges on the system due to improper validation of security keys. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH, with a base score of 7.8 out of 10. The impact includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts, with the potential danger for organizations being significant. The vulnerability has not been modified or changed since its discovery, and the exploitability score is rated as 1.8 out of 10, indicating a relatively low ease of exploitation. Organizations using the affected product should apply remediation measures promptly to mitigate the risk posed by this vulnerability.

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