CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Mar 28, 2024
Updated: Apr 8, 2024


CVE-2023-42930 is a vulnerability that affects multiple products including macOS Ventura 13.6.3, macOS Sonoma 14.2, and macOS Monterey 12.7.2. The vulnerability allows an application to modify protected parts of the file system. The issue has been addressed with improved checks in the mentioned software updates. The vulnerability poses a medium risk with a base severity score of 5.5 out of 10. It requires user interaction and has a low attack complexity, but does not impact confidentiality and has no availability impact. Remediation can be achieved by installing the fixed versions of the affected macOS releases to prevent unauthorized modification of the file system by malicious apps or actors.

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