SES Evolution server access check bypass (CVE-2023-23562)

Advisory ID CVE Number Date discovered Severity Advisory revision
STORM-2023-002 CVE-2023-23562 01/10/2023 low v1

Vulnerability details

An unspecified vulnerability in SES Evolution could allow an authenticated user to update global parameters.

Impacted products

Stormshield Endpoint Security low SES is impacted


Version Date Description
v1 05/25/2023 Initial release

Stormshield Endpoint Security

CVSS v3.1 Overall Score: 3.9      


Impacted version

An authenticated SES user (of any applicative profile) could leverage a local installation of the console to modify global parameters that he should not, potentially impacting the application availability.

  • SES 2.3.0 to 2.3.2

Workaround solution


There is no workaround solution.

The 2.4.1 update fixes this vulnerability.

Attack Vector Attack Complexity Privileges Required User Interaction Scope Confidentiality Impact Integrity Impact Availability impact
Adjacent Network Low Low None Unchanged High None Low
CVSS Base score: 6.3 CVSS Vector: (AV:A/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:L)
Exploit Code Maturity Remediation Level Report Confidence
Unproven that exploit exists Official fix Confirmed
CVSS Temporal score: 5.5 CVSS Vector: (AV:A/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:L/E:U/RL:O/RC:C)
Confidentiality Requirement Integrity Requirement Availability Requirement
Low Low Low
CVSS Environmental score: 3.9 CVSS Vector: (AV:A/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:L/E:U/RL:O/RC:C/CR:L/IR:L/AR:L/MAV:X/MAC:X/MPR:X/MUI:X/MS:X/MC:X/MI:X/MA:X)