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New vulnerabilities in MOVEit Transfer and MOVEit Gateway

Release Date: 24 June 2024



Progress Software has disclosed new significant security vulnerabilities in its MOVEit Transfer product, identified as CVE-2024-5806. This vulnerability, classified as high-risk with a CVSS score of 7.4, involves improper authentication in the SFTP module of MOVEit Transfer.


The flaw allows attackers to bypass authentication under certain conditions, potentially leading to unauthorized access. It affects multiple versions of MOVEit Transfer, specifically:

  • Versions from 2023.0.0 before 2023.0.11
  • Versions from 2023.1.0 before 2023.1.6
  • Versions from 2024.0.0 before 2024.0.2


Progress Software has released patches and users are strongly advised to upgrade to the latest versions to mitigate the risk. The company has emphasized that upgrading to a patched release using the full installer is the only way to fully remediate the issue.


Organizations using MOVEit Transfer should promptly apply the recommended patches to ensure their systems remain secure.

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Moveit transfer critical security bulletin june 2024 CVE 2024



(1) MOVEit Transfer Product Security Alert Bulletin – June 2024 – (CVE-2024 .... https://community.progress.com/s/article/MOVEit-Transfer-Product-Security-Alert-Bulletin-June-2024-CVE-2024-5806.
(2) Progress quietly fixes MOVEit auth bypass flaws (CVE-2024-5805, CVE .... https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2024/06/25/cve-2024-5805-cve-2024-5806/.
(3) Progress Software Releases Security Advisory for MOVEit Transfer ... - CISA. https://www.cisa.gov/news-events/alerts/2023/06/15/progress-software-releases-security-advisory-moveit-transfer-vulnerability.
(4) Progress Software discloses 2 new CVEs in MOVEit. https://www.cybersecuritydive.com/news/progress-software-moveit-cves/701889/.
(5) MOVEit Transfer and MOVEit Cloud Vulnerability - Progress Software. https://www.progress.com/security/moveit-transfer-and-moveit-cloud-vulnerability.


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