CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Sep 15, 2023
Updated: Sep 19, 2023
CWE ID 120


CVE-2023-36659 is a vulnerability discovered in OPSWAT MetaDefender KIOSK, where long inputs are not properly processed, allowing remote attackers to cause a denial of service resulting in a loss of communication. This vulnerability has a base severity rating of "Critical" with a score of 9.8 out of 10 according to the NVD, indicating its high potential danger to organizations. The exploitability score is 3.9 out of 10, and the impact scores for integrity and confidentiality are both rated as "High." The vulnerability falls under CWE-120 (BUFFER COPY WITHOUT CHECKING SIZE OF INPUT), which refers to classic buffer overflow issues. No remediation steps or further analysis information are provided in the given text.


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