CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Dec 19, 2023
Updated: Dec 27, 2023


CVE-2023-45172 is a vulnerability that affects IBM AIX 7.2, 7.3, and VIOS 3.1. It allows a non-privileged local user to exploit a vulnerability in AIX windows, potentially causing a denial of service. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM and an exploitability score of 1.8 out of 10. It requires low privileges and does not require user interaction. The attack vector is local, and it has no impact on integrity or confidentiality but can have a high impact on availability. The vulnerability is categorized as CWE-20 (Improper Input Validation).

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