CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 25, 2024
Updated: Mar 11, 2024
CWE ID 122
CWE ID 787


CVE-2023-52356 is a vulnerability in the libtiff library that affects multiple products. It is a segment fault flaw that can be exploited by passing a specially crafted tiff file to the TIFFReadRGBATileExt() API. This vulnerability allows remote attackers to trigger a heap-buffer overflow, resulting in a denial of service. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH, with an exploitability score of 3.9 out of 10. There is no user interaction or privileges required for exploitation, and the attack vector is through the network. The potential impact includes availability impact, while integrity and confidentiality are not affected. Remediation steps should be taken to patch or update the affected products to mitigate this vulnerability.

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