CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Dec 12, 2023
Updated: Feb 2, 2024


CVE-2023-42890 is a high-severity vulnerability that affects various products, including Safari, macOS Sonoma, watchOS, iOS, and iPadOS. The issue has been fixed in the latest versions of these products. The vulnerability allows for arbitrary code execution when processing web content. The danger it poses to an organization is significant, with a high potential for unauthorized access and manipulation of sensitive data. The vulnerability requires user interaction but does not require any privileges. It can be exploited over a network and has a low attack complexity. The impact includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts, as well as high availability impacts.


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