Authentication bypass in Openfire

Published: 2023-05-24 | Updated: 2023-09-04
Risk High
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2023-32315
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit Vulnerability #1 is being exploited in the wild.
Vulnerable software
Web applications / Modules and components for CMS

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Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one high risk vulnerability.

1) Improper Authentication

EUVDB-ID: #VU76466

Risk: High


CVE-ID: CVE-2023-32315

CWE-ID: CWE-287 - Improper Authentication

Exploit availability: Yes


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass authentication process.

The vulnerability exists due to an error in Admin Console when processing authentication requests. A remote attacker can bypass authentication process and gain unauthorized access to the application.


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Vulnerable software versions

Openfire: 4.0.0 - 4.7.4

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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