CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 27, 2023
Updated: Nov 30, 2023
CWE ID 787


CVE-2023-42366 is a heap-buffer-overflow vulnerability found in BusyBox v.1.36.1 in the next_token function at awk.c:1159. This vulnerability affects the product t5UtFt. The risk score for this vulnerability is 26, indicating a medium level of severity. The exploitability score is 1.8, with no privileges required and user interaction required for exploitation. The attack vector is local, and there is no impact on integrity or confidentiality of data. However, the availability impact is high. The base score for this vulnerability is 5.5, and the impact score is 3.6 according to CVSS version 3.1. The CWE ID associated with this vulnerability is CWE-787 (Out-of-bounds Write). Remediation details and potential danger to an organization are not provided in the given information.

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