CVSS 3.1 Score 7.0 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 9, 2024
Updated: Feb 29, 2024
CWE ID 367


CVE-2022-48618 is a vulnerability that affects multiple Apple products, including macOS Ventura, watchOS, iOS, iPadOS, and tvOS. The issue allows an attacker with arbitrary read and write capability to bypass Pointer Authentication. Apple has fixed the issue in the mentioned software versions. However, there is a report suggesting that this vulnerability may have been exploited in earlier versions of iOS. The vulnerability has a high base severity rating and can potentially result in high impact on integrity and confidentiality. The exploitability score is 1.0, indicating that it is easy to exploit.

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