CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Sep 27, 2023
Updated: Oct 12, 2023


CVE-2023-40417 is a vulnerability that affects multiple products, including Safari, iOS, iPadOS, watchOS, and macOS Sonoma. It is a window management issue that allows for UI spoofing when visiting a website that frames malicious content. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM with a base score of 5.4. No privileges are required to exploit this vulnerability, but user interaction is required. The attack vector is through the network, and it has low impact on integrity and confidentiality. There is no availability impact. The vulnerability has not been modified since its discovery and has an exploitability score of 2.8. Remediation for this vulnerability can be achieved by updating to Safari 17 or the corresponding updated versions of the affected operating systems.


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