CVSS 3.1 Score 7.1 of 10 (high)


Published Nov 22, 2023
Updated: Nov 29, 2023
CWE ID 787


A Buffer Overflow vulnerability with the CVE ID CVE-2023-48161 has been discovered in GifLib Project GifLib v.5.2.1, affecting the mfPoCC product. This vulnerability allows a local attacker to obtain sensitive information by exploiting the DumpSCreen2RGB function in gif2rgb.c. The risk score for this vulnerability is 26, indicating a high severity level. The base score is 7.1, and the impact score is 5.2, with confidentiality being the most affected aspect. The attack vector is local, and low privileges are required for exploitation. There is no user interaction required for this vulnerability to be exploited, and the availability impact is high. Remediation steps have not been provided at this time, and no analysis description has been provided either.


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