CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 20, 2024
CWE ID 201


CVE-2024-26270 is a cyber vulnerability that affects the Account Settings page in Liferay Portal through, and Liferay DXP 2023.Q3 before patch 5, and 7.4 update 76 through 92. It embeds the user's hashed password in the HTML source of the page, making it vulnerable to theft by man-in-the-middle attackers. The base severity of this vulnerability is considered MEDIUM with a base score of 6.5, and the confidentiality impact is rated as HIGH. It requires low privileges and no user interaction, and the attack vector is through the network. Remediation can be achieved by applying the necessary patches provided by Liferay to address this vulnerability promptly.

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