CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 12, 2023
Updated: Feb 16, 2024
CWE ID 119


CVE-2023-41990 is a cyber vulnerability that affects multiple Apple products, including tvOS, iOS, iPadOS, macOS Monterey, macOS Big Sur, and watchOS. The vulnerability allows for arbitrary code execution when processing a font file. Apple has addressed the issue in various software updates. There is a reported possibility of active exploitation on older versions of iOS. The vulnerability has a high severity rating with a base score of 7.8 and poses a potential danger to organizations as it could lead to unauthorized code execution and compromise the integrity and confidentiality of affected systems.


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