CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 25, 2023
Updated: Dec 13, 2023


CVE-2023-42842 is a cyber vulnerability that affects macOS Sonoma 14.1. The issue has been addressed with improved checks, and the vulnerability allows an app to potentially access sensitive user data. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as MEDIUM, with a base score of 5.5. It requires user interaction and has a local attack vector, posing a high confidentiality impact but no integrity impact or availability impact. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating to macOS Sonoma 14.1 or applying the necessary security patches.

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