CVE-2023-21177

CVSS Score of 10 (low)

Details

Published Jun 28, 2023
Updated: Jun 30, 2023
CWE ID 862

Summary

CVE-2023-21177 is a vulnerability in the Android operating system (Android-13) that allows an attacker to infer the app a user is interacting with without the need for additional execution privileges. This vulnerability exists in the requestAppKeyboardShortcuts function of WindowManagerService.java, where a missing permission check can lead to local information disclosure. The affected products include Android versions up to Android-13. To remediate this vulnerability, it is recommended to apply the latest security patches provided by Android. The potential danger posed by this vulnerability is high confidentiality impact, as it enables unauthorized access to sensitive user information without their knowledge or interaction.

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