CVSS 3.1 Score 8.4 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 20, 2023
Updated: Sep 22, 2023


CVE-2023-37410 is a vulnerability affecting IBM Personal Communications versions 14.05, 14.06, and 15.0.0, which could allow a local user to escalate their privileges to the SYSTEM user due to overly permissive access controls. The vulnerability has a base severity of HIGH with a CVSS score of 8.4. There have been 76 reported instances of this vulnerability. The potential impact includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts, as well as a high availability impact. The remediation for this vulnerability is not provided in the information given, but organizations using the affected versions of IBM Personal Communications should take immediate action to address this issue and prevent unauthorized escalation of privileges by local users.


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