CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 10, 2023
Updated: Dec 22, 2023
CWE ID 125


CVE-2023-43788 is a vulnerability found in libXpm, affecting multiple products. The vulnerability arises from a boundary condition within the XpmCreateXpmImageFromBuffer() function, allowing a local attacker to trigger an out-of-bounds read error and access the contents of memory on the system. The vulnerability has a risk score of 29, indicating a medium severity level. The confidentiality impact is rated as high, while the integrity impact is deemed none. Remediation steps and potential danger to organizations are not provided in the given information.

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