CVSS 3.1 Score 8.7 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 16, 2023
Updated: Oct 20, 2023
CWE ID 295


CVE-2023-5422 is a vulnerability that affects OTRS and ((OTRS)) Community Edition versions. The issue arises from the use of OpenSSL for SSL or TLS based communication, where the SSL_get_verify_result() function is not utilized, leading to the trust of certificates without proper validation. This vulnerability could allow attackers to exploit invalid or expired certificates, posing a potential danger to organizations by impersonating trusted hosts or carrying out other attacks that may go undetected. To remediate this vulnerability, users are advised to update their OTRS installations to version 7.0.47 or 8.0.37 for OTRS, and version 6.0.34 for ((OTRS)) Community Edition.

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