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Advisory Published


First published: Tue Nov 14 2023(Updated: )

There are buffer overflow vulnerabilities in the underlying CLI service that could lead to unauthenticated remote code execution by sending specially crafted packets destined to the PAPI (Aruba's access point management protocol) UDP port (8211). Successful exploitation of these vulnerabilities result in the ability to execute arbitrary code as a privileged user on the underlying operating system.


Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
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Hp Instantos>=<
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2023-45614?

    CVE-2023-45614 is a vulnerability in the underlying CLI service that can allow unauthenticated remote code execution.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2023-45614?

    CVE-2023-45614 has a severity rating of 9.8 (Critical).

  • How can CVE-2023-45614 be exploited?

    CVE-2023-45614 can be exploited by sending specially crafted packets to the PAPI (Aruba's access point management protocol) UDP port (8211).

  • Which software versions are affected by CVE-2023-45614?

    ArubaOS versions between and, ArubaOS version, and HP InstantOS versions between and, and, and and are affected by CVE-2023-45614.

  • Where can I find more information about CVE-2023-45614?

    More information about CVE-2023-45614 can be found at the following link:


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