CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Dec 1, 2023
Updated: Dec 6, 2023
CWE ID 284


CVE-2023-5995 is a vulnerability found in GitLab EE, affecting all versions from 16.2 to 16.6.1. It allows an attacker to exploit the policy bot and gain unauthorized access to internal projects. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH with a score of 7.5, indicating a significant potential danger to organizations. The confidentiality impact is rated as HIGH, while the integrity impact is rated as NONE. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating GitLab EE to version 16.4.3, 16.5.3, or 16.6.1 to mitigate the risk of unauthorized access and protect internal projects from exploitation by attackers.


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