CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Dec 20, 2023
Updated: Dec 22, 2023
CWE ID 798


The vulnerability with the CVE ID name CVE-2023-47704 affects IBM Security Guardium Key Lifecycle Manager 4.3. It is caused by the presence of plain text hard-coded credentials or other secrets in the source code repository. This vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH, with a base score of 7.5 out of 10. The potential danger it poses to an organization is classified as HIGH for confidentiality impact, with no integrity or availability impact. The exploitability score is 3.9 out of 10, indicating a moderate level of difficulty for exploitation. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations using IBM Security Guardium Key Lifecycle Manager 4.3 should update their software to remove the hard-coded credentials and secrets from the source code repository to mitigate potential unauthorized access or misuse of sensitive information.

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