Advisory Published

CVE-2024-0204: Authentication Bypass in GoAnywhere MFT

First published: Mon Jan 22 2024(Updated: )

Authentication bypass in Fortra's GoAnywhere MFT prior to 7.4.1 allows an unauthorized user to create an admin user via the administration portal.

Credit: df4dee71-de3a-4139-9588-11b62fe6c0ff

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Fortra GoAnywhere MFT=7.4.1
Fortra Goanywhere Managed File Transfer>=7.0.0<7.4.1
Fortra Goanywhere Managed File Transfer=6.0.0


Upgrade to version 7.4.1 or higher. The vulnerability may also be eliminated in non-container deployments by deleting the InitialAccountSetup.xhtml file in the install directory and restarting the services. For container-deployed instances, replace the file with an empty file and restart. For additional information, see  (registration required).

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