CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 19, 2024
Updated: Jan 24, 2024
CWE ID 601


CVE-2023-50963 is a vulnerability in IBM Storage Defender - Data Protect 1.0.0 through 1.4.1, which is due to improper validation of input by the HOST headers, leading to HTTP header injection. This vulnerability allows an attacker to exploit the system and launch various attacks such as cross-site scripting, cache poisoning, or session hijacking. The impact of this vulnerability is rated as MEDIUM, with a base severity score of 5.4 out of 10. No privileges are required for exploitation, but user interaction is required. The attack vector is through the network, and the potential impact on confidentiality and integrity is low, while availability is not affected. It is recommended to apply remediation measures promptly to mitigate the risk posed by this vulnerability in affected IBM Storage Defender - Data Protect versions 1.0.0 through 1.4.1.

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