CVSS 3.1 Score 7.0 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 10, 2024
Updated: Jan 17, 2024
CWE ID 362


CVE-2023-42832 is a vulnerability that affects multiple products including macOS Big Sur, macOS Monterey, and macOS Ventura. This vulnerability is related to a race condition and has a high severity rating. It allows an application to potentially gain root privileges on the affected systems. The vulnerability has been fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.7.9, macOS Monterey 12.6.8, and macOS Ventura 13.5. The potential danger of this vulnerability lies in the unauthorized elevation of privileges, which could lead to unauthorized access and control of sensitive data or system resources within an organization.

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