CVSS 3.1 Score 3.3 of 10 (low)


Published Sep 12, 2023
Updated: Dec 22, 2023
CWE ID 532


CVE-2023-40442 is a vulnerability that affects various products, including macOS Big Sur, iOS, iPadOS, and macOS Monterey. The vulnerability allows an app to access sensitive location information. To remediate the issue, users should update their operating systems to the fixed versions: macOS Big Sur 11.7.9, iOS 15.7.8 and iPadOS 15.7.8, and macOS Monterey 12.6.8. The potential danger posed by this vulnerability is a privacy issue where sensitive location data could be accessed without authorization, potentially exposing individuals or organizations to risks such as stalking or targeted attacks.


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