CVSS 3.1 Score 9.6 of 10 (high)


Published Aug 8, 2023
Updated: Aug 11, 2023


CVE-2023-39216 is a cyber vulnerability that affects the Zoom Desktop Client for Windows versions prior to 5.14.7. It is categorized as an improper input validation issue, which could potentially allow an unauthenticated user to escalate their privileges through network access. The vulnerability has a risk score of 66 and is deemed critical, with a base score of 9.6 according to the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) version 3.1. The impact score is 6.0, with high integrity and confidentiality impacts, as well as high availability impact. To remediate this vulnerability, it is recommended to update the Zoom Desktop Client for Windows to version 5.14.7 or later. This vulnerability poses a significant danger to organizations using affected versions of the Zoom Desktop Client for Windows, as it could enable unauthorized individuals to gain elevated privileges and potentially compromise sensitive data or disrupt operations through network access.


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