CVSS 3.1 Score 2.3 of 10 (low)


Published Jul 6, 2024
Updated: Jul 8, 2024


CVE-2024-40594 is a vulnerability that affects the OpenAI ChatGPT app for macOS before 2024-07-05. The app does not use sandboxing and stores conversations in plain text in a location that can be accessed by other apps. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of LOW and requires high privileges to exploit. It has an exploitability score of 0.8 and poses a potential danger to organizations as it could lead to unauthorized access to sensitive information. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their OpenAI ChatGPT app to the latest version that addresses the issue.

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