CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Sep 1, 2023
Updated: Sep 7, 2023
CWE ID 416


CVE-2023-3297 is a high-risk vulnerability found in Ubuntu's accountsservice, which affects multiple products including q5D1XE, QtqqtG, snLzLO, rJe-2b, kn40Mg, snLzLP, qFsZ5r, kn40Mb, kn40Me, snLzLQ, kn40Mf, kn40Mc, kn40Md, and eDz151. An unprivileged local attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a D-Bus message to the accounts-daemon process. The vulnerability is categorized as CWE-416 (Use After Free) and has a CVSS score of 7.8 according to NIST and 8.1 according to Ubuntu's security team. It poses a high danger to organizations as it can lead to compromised integrity and confidentiality of data. Remediation measures are not mentioned in the provided information.


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