CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 15, 2024
Updated: Jan 22, 2024


CVE-2023-46749 is a vulnerability that affects Apache Shiro before version 1.13.0 or 2.0.0-alpha-4. It is susceptible to a path traversal attack that can result in an authentication bypass when used in conjunction with path rewriting. To remediate this vulnerability, it is recommended to update to Apache Shiro 1.13.0 or 2.0.0-alpha-4, or ensure that the 'blockSemicolon' feature is enabled (which is the default setting). This vulnerability has a medium severity rating and a base score of 6.5 according to NIST's National Vulnerability Database (NVD). It has low privileges required and no user interaction, but it poses a high integrity impact and no confidentiality impact. The exploitability score is 2.8, and the attack vector is through the network.

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