CVSS 3.1 Score 4.9 of 10 (medium)


Published Mar 27, 2024
CWE ID 400


CVE-2024-23450 is a vulnerability that affects Elasticsearch. It is categorized as a Secondary type cyber vulnerability with a risk score of 25. The flaw can be exploited through the network and requires high privileges, but no user interaction is needed. This vulnerability can lead to a denial-of-service (DoS) attack, as processing a document in a deeply nested pipeline on an ingest node can cause the Elasticsearch node to crash. The base severity of this vulnerability is medium, with a base score of 4.9. It has an impact score of 3.6 and an exploitability score of 1.2. The availability impact is high, while integrity and confidentiality impacts are none. Remediation measures should be taken promptly to address this vulnerability and protect organizations using Elasticsearch from potential DoS attacks.

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