CVSS 3.1 Score 3.1 of 10 (low)


Published Dec 13, 2023
Updated: Dec 18, 2023
CWE ID 284


CVE-2023-47536 is an improper access control vulnerability (CWE-284) affecting FortiOS versions 7.2.0, 7.0.13 and below, and 6.4.14 and below, as well as FortiProxy versions 7.2.3 and below, 7.0.9 and below, and 2.0.12 and below. The vulnerability allows a remote unauthenticated attacker to bypass the firewall's deny geolocalization policy by timing the bypass with a GeoIP database update. The risk score for this vulnerability is 26 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of risk. Organizations using the affected versions should apply patches or updates provided by Fortinet to remediate the vulnerability and prevent potential unauthorized access to their systems through firewall bypasses.


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