CVSS 3.1 Score 9.1 of 10 (high)


Published Dec 3, 2023
Updated: Dec 7, 2023
CWE ID 732


CVE-2023-49946 is a critical vulnerability in Forgejo before version 1.20.5-1 that allows remote attackers to perform unauthorized actions. The vulnerability affects certain endpoints that do not properly check if an object belongs to a repository with checked permissions. As a result, attackers can read private issues, read private pull requests, delete issues, and potentially carry out other unauthorized actions. This vulnerability poses a high risk to organizations, with a base severity score of 9.1 out of 10 and high impact on confidentiality and integrity. It has an exploitability score of 3.9 and requires no privileges or user interaction. The attack vector is through the network, and the availability impact is none. Remediation should involve updating Forgejo to version 1.20.5-1 or later to mitigate this vulnerability (CWE-732).


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