CVSS 3.1 Score 7.2 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 10, 2024
Updated: Jan 19, 2024


CVE-2023-50916 is a vulnerability found in Kyocera Device Manager before version 3.1.1213.0. It allows NTLM credentials to be exposed during UNC path authentication due to a crafted change from a local path to a UNC path. This vulnerability can be exploited by intercepting and modifying requests via a proxy or sending the request directly to the application endpoint. Once the backup location is set to a UNC path, Kyocera Device Manager attempts to authenticate to the UNC path, which may result in NTLM credential relaying or cracking attacks. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH with a CVSS score of 7.2, indicating significant potential danger to organizations that use Kyocera Device Manager and are susceptible to credential theft or compromise.

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