CVE-2023-6837

CVSS 3.1 Score 8.5 of 10 (high)

Details

Published Dec 15, 2023
Updated: Jan 5, 2024

Summary

CVE-2023-6837 is a vulnerability that affects multiple WSO2 products. It allows a malicious actor to perform user impersonation using JIT provisioning. To exploit this vulnerability, certain conditions must be met, including having an IDP configured for federated authentication with JIT provisioning enabled and a service provider using the same IDP with the "Assert identity using mapped local subject identifier" flag enabled. The attacker should also have a fresh valid user account in the federated IDP and knowledge of a valid username in the local IDP. This vulnerability poses a potential danger to organizations as it allows unauthorized access and impersonation of users.

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