CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Dec 4, 2023
Updated: Dec 7, 2023
CWE ID 125


CVE-2023-42720 is a vulnerability that affects a video service. It is categorized as an out-of-bounds read, potentially leading to a local denial of service without requiring additional execution privileges. The vulnerability has a risk score of 25 and a base severity of MEDIUM. The exploitability score is 1.8, indicating a relatively low level of difficulty in exploiting the vulnerability. The attack vector is LOCAL, meaning that an attacker would need local access to the targeted system. However, the impact score is 3.6, suggesting a potential high availability impact if exploited. No user interaction is required for exploitation. To remediate this vulnerability, it would be necessary to address the missing bounds check in the video service software.


Explore Beyond the CVE Basics with Recorded Future's Vulnerability Intelligence

Note: This is just a basic overview providing quick insights into CVE-2023-42720 information. Gain full access to comprehensive CVE data, risk scores, prioritization, and mitigation data through Recorded Future's Vulnerability Intelligence:
  • Prioritize with Risk-Based Scoring
  • Explore the Extensive Vulnerability Database
  • Receive Early Alerts on Emerging CVEs
  • Focus on Critical Exploitable Vulnerabilities
  • Streamline Remediation with Integration Options