In this blog entry, we discuss the technical details of CVE-2023-50164, a critical vulnerability that affects Apache Struts 2 and enables unauthorized path traversal.

CVEs (Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures) are identifiers assigned to specific vulnerabilities in software or systems. They are managed by the MITRE Corporation and are used as a standardized way to uniquely identify vulnerabilities. The information regarding CVEs, including their details, severity, affected systems, and patches, is typically available through the CVE database or security advisories from the software or system vendors.