CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Jul 27, 2023
Updated: Aug 2, 2023


CVE-2023-36854 is a cyber vulnerability that affects multiple products, including macOS Monterey 12.6.8, macOS Ventura 13.5, and macOS Big Sur 11.7.9. The issue has been fixed with improved checks in these versions. Exploiting this vulnerability may result in unexpected app termination or arbitrary code execution when processing a file. The risk score for this vulnerability is 26, and it has a high base severity rating of 7.8 according to NIST's National Vulnerability Database (NVD). The attack vector is local and user interaction is required, but no privileges are required to exploit it. It has a high impact on integrity and confidentiality, with an availability impact also rated as high according to CVSS version 3.1 scoring system used by NVD. Note: This summary is based on the provided information and does not include any additional analysis or opinion from the cyber-security analyst.


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