CVSS 3.1 Score 4.2 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 14, 2024
CWE ID 284


CVE-2023-27301 is a vulnerability found in some Intel Thunderbolt DCH drivers for Windows. This vulnerability allows an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege through local access. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as MEDIUM, with a base score of 4.2. The exploitability score is 1.1, indicating that it is relatively easy to exploit. However, the privileges required for exploitation are low and there is no user interaction required. The impact on integrity and confidentiality is low, while the availability impact is none. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their Intel Thunderbolt DCH drivers to version 88 or above to ensure proper access control and prevent potential privilege escalation attacks.

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