CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Sep 27, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023


CVE-2023-40429 is a vulnerability that affects various products including tvOS, iOS, iPadOS, watchOS, and macOS Sonoma. The vulnerability was due to a permission issue that allowed an app to access sensitive user data. The issue has been fixed in the latest versions of these operating systems (tvOS 17, iOS 17, iPadOS 17, watchOS 10, macOS Sonoma 14). The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM with a base score of 5.5 according to NIST. It requires user interaction and has a local attack vector. While the integrity impact is none, the confidentiality impact is high. Remediation involves updating the affected operating systems to the latest versions to mitigate the risk of unauthorized access to sensitive data.

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