CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Jul 29, 2023
Updated: Aug 10, 2023


CVE-2023-2311 is a vulnerability that affects Google Chrome prior to version 112.0.5615.49. It is categorized as a medium severity vulnerability with a base score of 6.5 according to the National Vulnerability Database (NVD). The vulnerability is due to insufficient policy enforcement in the File System API, which allows a remote attacker to bypass filesystem restrictions by using a crafted HTML page. The exploitability score for this vulnerability is 2.8, indicating that it can be exploited remotely without any privileges required and user interaction is needed for successful exploitation. The impact of this vulnerability is mainly on the integrity of the system, with high integrity impact but no confidentiality impact. The attack vector is through the network and the attack complexity is low. No availability impact or user privileges are required for exploitation.


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