#VU71444 Input validation error in macOS


Published: 2023-01-23

Vulnerability identifier: #VU71444

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2023-23519

CWE-ID: CWE-20

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
macOS
Operating systems & Components / Operating system

Vendor: Apple Inc.

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied input in ImageIO. A remote attacker can trick the victim to open a specially crafted file and perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

macOS: 13.0 22A380 - 13.1 22C65


CPE

External links
http://support.apple.com/en-us/HT213605


Q & A

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Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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