CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 22, 2024
Updated: Mar 14, 2024
CWE ID 476


CVE-2023-52443 is a vulnerability in the Linux kernel that affects multiple products, including QEMU Standard PC and Samba. The vulnerability is related to the apparmor component and can result in a general protection fault, potentially leading to a crash. It has a base severity of MEDIUM with a base score of 5.5. The exploitability score is 1.8, indicating that it is relatively easy to exploit. The vulnerability requires low privileges and no user interaction, and it has a local attack vector. Although it does not have an impact on integrity or confidentiality, it can have a high impact on availability. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating the Linux kernel to the patched version.

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