CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 18, 2023
Updated: Feb 22, 2024


CVE-2023-43115 is a cyber vulnerability that affects Artifex Ghostscript through 10.01.2. This vulnerability can lead to remote code execution through crafted PostScript documents, as the documents can switch to the IJS device or change the IjsServer parameter after SAFER has been activated. The affected products include Zk4KDm, Zk4KDn, Zk4KDl, and others. To remediate this vulnerability, it is recommended to update to a patched version of Artifex Ghostscript. The danger posed by this vulnerability is significant, with a base severity rating of HIGH and a base score of 8.8 according to NIST's National Vulnerability Database (NVD). It requires no privileges and user interaction is required for exploitation, making it a network-based attack vector that can have a high impact on integrity and confidentiality.

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