CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 10, 2024
Updated: Mar 23, 2024
CWE ID 835


CVE-2023-47997 is a vulnerability discovered in FreeImage 3.18.0 that can lead to an infinite loop, resulting in a denial of service. This vulnerability affects the product BitmapAccess.cpp::FreeImage_AllocateBitmap. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as MEDIUM with a base score of 6.5 according to NVD. The exploitability score is 2.8, and the attack vector is through the network, requiring user interaction. The impact score is 3.6, indicating a potential danger to organizations. The vulnerability does not require any privileges and does not affect integrity or confidentiality but has a high availability impact. No remediation steps or specific danger information are provided in the available analysis description.

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