CVSS 3.1 Score 6.7 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 22, 2024
Updated: Mar 4, 2024
CWE ID 269


CVE-2023-6477 is a vulnerability affecting GitLab EE, specifically versions 16.5 to 16.7.6, versions 16.8 to 16.8.3, and versions 16.9 to 16.9.1. This vulnerability allows users with a custom role that includes admin_group_member permission to create a group and make themselves or other members Owners of that group, potentially leading to privilege escalation. The affected products include t0RzRZ, uYAhSB, t0RzRX, tz88qz, uNHoY5, tz88im, and uNHoY7. The danger posed by this vulnerability is high as it can result in unauthorized access and control over sensitive information within the organization's GitLab environment. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should update their GitLab EE software to version 16.7.6 or later for the affected versions mentioned earlier.

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