Advisory Published
CVE Published

CVE-2023-40683: IBM OpenPages with Watson privilege escalation

First published: Tue Jan 16 2024(Updated: )

IBM OpenPages could allow remote attacker to bypass security restrictions, caused by insufficient authorization checks. By authenticating as an OpenPages user and using non-public APIs, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to bypass security and gain unauthorized administrative access to the application.

Credit: psirt@us.ibm.com

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
IBM OpenPages with Watson<=9.0
IBM OpenPages with Watson<=IBM OpenPages with Watson 8.3
All of
Any of
IBM OpenPages with Watson>=8.3<
IBM OpenPages with Watson=9.0
Any of
Linux Linux kernel
Microsoft Windows

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