CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 19, 2024
Updated: Jan 30, 2024


CVE-2023-42429 is a vulnerability affecting some Intel NUC BIOS firmware. It is categorized as a high-severity vulnerability with a base score of 7.8. The vulnerability allows a privileged user with local access to potentially enable escalation of privilege due to improper buffer restrictions. The exploitability score is 1.8, indicating that it is relatively easy to exploit. The impact score is 5.9, with high integrity and confidentiality impacts and high availability impact. Remediation steps are not provided in the information available.

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