CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Jul 27, 2023
Updated: Aug 1, 2023
CWE ID 371


CVE-2023-38606 is a cyber vulnerability that affects various Apple products, including macOS Monterey, iOS, iPadOS, tvOS, macOS Big Sur, and watchOS. The vulnerability allows an app to potentially modify sensitive kernel state. Apple has addressed this issue in multiple software updates. There have been reports of active exploitation of this vulnerability in iOS versions released before iOS 15.7.1. The vulnerability has a medium severity rating with a base score of 5.5 and requires user interaction for exploitation. It poses a high integrity impact but does not compromise confidentiality or availability.

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