CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Jul 25, 2023
Updated: Aug 3, 2023
CWE ID 787


CVE-2023-39128 is a vulnerability found in GNU gdb (GDB), specifically in the function ada_decode at /gdb/ada-lang.c, which results in a stack overflow. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM with a base score of 5.5. It requires user interaction and can be exploited locally, without any privileges required. Although it does not have any impact on integrity or confidentiality, it has a high availability impact. The vulnerability has an exploitability score of 1.8 and an impact score of 3.6 out of 10. It falls under the category of CWE-787 (Out-of-bounds Write). No remediation steps or potential danger to organizations are mentioned in the provided information.


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