CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Sep 27, 2023
Updated: Oct 12, 2023


CVE-2023-40541 is a vulnerability that affects multiple products, including macOS Sonoma 14. The issue has been addressed by adding an additional prompt for user consent. However, if exploited, a shortcut could output sensitive user data without consent. This vulnerability has a risk score of 25 and a base severity of MEDIUM. The confidentiality impact is rated as HIGH, while the exploitability score is 1.8. The attack vector is LOCAL, and privileges required are LOW. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating affected products to the fixed version and ensuring user consent prompts are implemented correctly to prevent unauthorized data access.

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