CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 25, 2023
CWE ID 787


CVE-2023-40163 is an out-of-bounds write vulnerability found in the allocate_buffer_for_jpeg_decoding functionality of Accusoft ImageGear 20.1. This vulnerability allows an attacker to exploit a specially crafted malformed file, leading to memory corruption. The affected product is Accusoft ImageGear version 20.1. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update to the latest version of Accusoft ImageGear. This vulnerability poses a high danger to organizations as it has a critical severity rating, with high impacts on integrity and confidentiality. The exploitability score is 3.9, indicating that it can be easily exploited over a network without requiring any privileges or user interaction.


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