CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 10, 2024
Updated: Jan 16, 2024


CVE-2023-42871 is a cyber vulnerability that affects multiple products, including macOS Sonoma 14, iOS 17, and iPadOS 17. It has a high severity rating with a base score of 7.8. The vulnerability allows an app to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges. The exploitability score is 1.8, and the attack vector is local, requiring user interaction. It has a high impact on confidentiality and integrity, with an availability impact of high as well. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating the affected products to the fixed versions mentioned above.

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