CVSS 3.1 Score 6.8 of 10 (medium)


Published Dec 12, 2023
Updated: Dec 19, 2023
CWE ID 532


CVE-2023-49923 is a vulnerability discovered by Elastic in the Documents API of App Search. This vulnerability allows the raw contents of indexed documents to be logged at the INFO log level, potentially exposing sensitive or private information in the App Search logs. Elastic has released versions 8.11.2 and 7.17.16 to address this issue by changing the log level to DEBUG, which is disabled by default. The vulnerability has a risk score of 25 and a base severity of MEDIUM. It requires low privileges and has no user interaction required for exploitation. The attack vector is through an adjacent network, and the confidentiality impact is high while the integrity impact is none. The vulnerability falls under CWE-532, which is Information Exposure Through Log Files.

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