CVE-2023-42862

CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)

Details

Published Jan 10, 2024
Updated: Jan 17, 2024
CWE ID 125

Summary

CVE-2023-42862 is a vulnerability that affects various Apple products, including macOS Ventura 13.3, tvOS 16.4, iOS 16.4, iPadOS 16.4, and watchOS 9.4. The vulnerability involves an out-of-bounds read which can be exploited when processing an image, potentially leading to the disclosure of process memory. To remediate this issue, users should update their affected products to the fixed versions mentioned above. The vulnerability has a medium severity rating with a base score of 6.5 according to CVSS version 3.1. It does not require any privileges and requires user interaction over a network connection. While it does not have an impact on integrity, it poses a high risk to the confidentiality of data in an organization.

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