CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 9, 2024
Updated: Feb 16, 2024
CWE ID 521


CVE-2023-49238 is a cyber vulnerability affecting Gradle Enterprise before version 2023.1. It allows a remote attacker to potentially gain access to a new installation due to a non-unique initial system user password. Although the password must be changed upon first login, an attacker could potentially log in before the legitimate administrator. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of CRITICAL and an overall base score of 9.8 according to It poses a high risk to organizations, with potential impacts on confidentiality, integrity, and availability of affected systems. Remediation measures should include updating Gradle Enterprise to version 2023.1 or later and ensuring that the initial system user password is unique and changed immediately after installation.

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