CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 9, 2024
Updated: Jan 16, 2024
CWE ID 125


CVE-2023-47993 is a Buffer out-of-bound read vulnerability in FreeImage 3.18.0, specifically in the Exif.cpp::ReadInt32 function. This vulnerability can be exploited by attackers to cause a denial-of-service. The affected product is FreeImage version 3.18.0. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update to a version of FreeImage that is not affected by this issue. The potential danger to organizations is a high availability impact, with a medium base severity score of 6.5 according to NIST's National Vulnerability Database (NVD).

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