CVSS 3.1 Score 4.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Apr 5, 2024
CWE ID 346


CVE-2023-5973 is a vulnerability affecting Brocade Fabric OS v9.x and earlier versions. The vulnerability lies in the Brocade Web Interface, which fails to properly represent the portName to users when it contains reserved characters. As a result, authenticated users could potentially alter the user interface of the Brocade Switch and modify the display of ports. The risk score for this vulnerability is 5, indicating a medium severity level. The exploitability score is 2.8, with low privileges required and no user interaction needed. The attack vector is through the network, and the impact on integrity is low while confidentiality remains unaffected. It is recommended to apply remediation measures provided by Brocade to mitigate this vulnerability.

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