CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 23, 2023
Updated: Oct 31, 2023
CWE ID 287


CVE-2023-5246 is a vulnerability that affects SICK Flexi Soft Gateways with specific part numbers. It allows an unauthenticated remote attacker to potentially impact the availability, integrity, and confidentiality of the gateways through an authentication bypass by capture-replay. The vulnerability has a high severity level, with a base score of 8.8 out of 10. To remediate the vulnerability, it is recommended to apply the necessary patches or updates provided by SICK Flexi Soft. This vulnerability poses a significant danger to organizations using the affected gateways as it can lead to unauthorized access and potential compromise of sensitive information.

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