CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Dec 12, 2023
Updated: Dec 13, 2023
CWE ID 787


CVE-2023-42904 is a vulnerability that affects multiple products, including macOS Sonoma 14.2. It is categorized as a memory corruption issue with improved input validation. The vulnerability can be exploited by processing a maliciously crafted file, which may result in unexpected termination of applications or the execution of arbitrary code. The risk score for this vulnerability is 25, indicating a high level of severity. The exploitability score is 1.8, and the base severity is rated as high (7.8). The impact includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts. The attack vector is local, and user interaction is required for exploitation. Remediation for this vulnerability can be achieved by updating to macOS Sonoma 14.2 or applying patches provided by the vendor to address the memory corruption issues.


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