CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 2, 2024
Updated: Jan 9, 2024


CVE-2023-33040 is a vulnerability that affects the Data Modem during DTLS handshake. It has a base severity rating of HIGH with a base score of 7.5. The vulnerability poses a potential danger to organizations as it allows for a transient denial-of-service (DOS) attack. The exploitability score is 3.9, indicating that it is relatively easy to exploit. The attack vector is through the network, and no privileges are required for exploitation. There is no impact on integrity or confidentiality, but the availability impact is considered HIGH. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should apply patches or updates provided by Qualcomm, the source of the vulnerability report.

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