CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 12, 2024
Updated: Jan 18, 2024
CWE ID 798


CVE-2023-49253 is a cyber vulnerability where the root user password is hardcoded into a device and cannot be changed through the user interface. This vulnerability has a high severity rating of CRITICAL and a base score of 9.8 according to NIST. The privilege required to exploit this vulnerability is NONE, and there is no user interaction necessary. The attack vector is through the network, posing a potential danger to organizations. The confidentiality and integrity impacts are both rated as HIGH. The availability impact is also rated as HIGH, indicating that this vulnerability can significantly impact the availability of the affected device or system. There is currently no information available on how to remediate this vulnerability or any related analysis provided.

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