CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 29, 2023
Updated: Nov 8, 2023
CWE ID 640


CVE-2023-5840 is a vulnerability that affects GitHub repository linkstackorg/linkstack prior to version 4.2.9. It is categorized as a weak password recovery mechanism for forgotten passwords. The vulnerability has a high severity rating with a base score of 8.8 and poses a potential danger to organizations as it allows unauthorized access to user accounts. The affected products include various versions of tUBjhN, tUBjhM, tUBjhP, and others. To remediate the vulnerability, users should update their GitHub repository to version 4.2.9 or later, which includes security patches addressing this issue.

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