CVE-2023-6735

CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)

Details

Published Jan 12, 2024
Updated: Jan 19, 2024
CWE ID 269
CWE ID 20

Summary

CVE-2023-6735 is a vulnerability that affects the mk_tsm agent plugin in Checkmk versions before 2.2.0p18, 2.1.0p38, and 2.0.0p39. This vulnerability allows a local user to escalate their privileges, posing a potential danger to an organization's security. The vulnerability has a risk score of 26 and a base severity rating of HIGH with an overall score of 8.8 according to the CVSS:3.1 vector string. The exploitability score is 2.0, indicating a relatively low level of difficulty for attackers to exploit this vulnerability. The impact score is 6.0, highlighting the potential for high integrity and confidentiality impacts on affected systems. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their Checkmk installations to version 2.2.0p18 or later, version 2.1.0p38 or later, or version 2.0.0p39 or later provided by Checkmk.com as recommended by security@checkmk.com.

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