CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Dec 18, 2023
Updated: Dec 22, 2023


CVE-2023-46177 is a vulnerability that affects IBM MQ Appliance versions 9.3 LTS and 9.3 CD. It allows a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system, potentially leading to the viewing of arbitrary files. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM, with a base score of 6.5. The required privileges for exploitation are low, and user interaction is not needed. The attack vector is through the network, and the impact on confidentiality is high. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations using the affected products should apply the necessary security patches or updates provided by IBM as soon as possible to prevent potential unauthorized access and information disclosure.

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