CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 4, 2023
Updated: Oct 26, 2023
CWE ID 119


CVE-2023-42824 is a high-severity vulnerability that has been identified in iOS versions before iOS 16.6. The vulnerability allows a local attacker to elevate their privileges. Apple has released a fix for this issue in iOS 16.7.1 and iPadOS 16.7.1. The vulnerability affects multiple products, including QtqgG-, QtqgG8, QtqgG9, and others. The danger it poses to an organization is significant, as it can potentially lead to unauthorized access and manipulation of sensitive data.

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