CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)


Published Dec 18, 2023
Updated: Dec 22, 2023
CWE ID 862


The vulnerability with CVE ID CVE-2023-50976 affects Redpanda versions before 23.1.21 and 23.2.x before 23.2.18, specifically in the Transactions API, due to missing authorization checks. It has a risk score of 66 and is categorized as a cyber vulnerability with a base severity of CRITICAL. The potential danger it poses to an organization is high, as it allows unauthorized access to transactions, compromising the integrity and confidentiality of sensitive data. The vulnerability can be remediated by updating Redpanda to versions 23.1.21 or 23.2.x (specifically, 23.2.18) that include the necessary authorization checks in the Transactions API to prevent unauthorized access and mitigate the potential risks associated with this vulnerability.

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