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Advisory Published

CVE-2023-23840: SolarWinds Platform Exposed Dangerous Method Vulnerability

First published: Wed Sep 13 2023(Updated: )

The SolarWinds Platform was susceptible to the Incorrect Comparison Vulnerability. This vulnerability allows users with administrative access to SolarWinds Web Console to execute arbitrary commands with NETWORK SERVICE privileges.

Credit: psirt@solarwinds.com psirt@solarwinds.com

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
SolarWinds Orion Platform<2023.3.1

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2023-23840?

    CVE-2023-23840 refers to the Incorrect Comparison Vulnerability present in the SolarWinds Platform.

  • How does CVE-2023-23840 impact the SolarWinds Platform?

    CVE-2023-23840 allows users with administrative access to the SolarWinds Web Console to execute arbitrary commands with NETWORK SERVICE privileges.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2023-23840?

    CVE-2023-23840 has a severity rating of 7.2 (high).

  • Which version of the SolarWinds Platform is affected by CVE-2023-23840?

    The SolarWinds Orion Platform up to version 2023.3.1 is affected by CVE-2023-23840.

  • How can I find more information about CVE-2023-23840?

    You can find more information about CVE-2023-23840 in the SolarWinds documentation and security advisory.


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