CVSS 3.1 Score 6.8 of 10 (medium)


Published Dec 5, 2023
Updated: Dec 11, 2023


CVE-2023-42571 is a vulnerability that affects Find My Mobile prior to version on Samsung devices. It allows a physical attacker to remotely unlock the device by resetting the Samsung Account password with SMS verification when the user has lost their device. The vulnerability has a base severity of MEDIUM with a base score of 6.8, and it requires no privileges or user interaction to exploit. The attack vector is physical, and it poses a high risk to the integrity and confidentiality of the device. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update Find My Mobile to version or later.


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