Severity: high (7.1)

First published: Fri Sep 15 2023

Last modified: Thu Sep 21 2023

Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based) Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

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  • What is CVE-2023-36562?

    CVE-2023-36562 is a high severity elevation of privilege vulnerability in Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based) versions up to and including 117.0.2045.31.

  • How does CVE-2023-36562 impact Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based)?

    CVE-2023-36562 allows an attacker to gain elevated privileges on the affected system.

  • What is the severity rating of CVE-2023-36562?

    CVE-2023-36562 has a severity rating of 7.1 (High).

  • How can I fix CVE-2023-36562?

    To fix CVE-2023-36562, update Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based) to version 117.0.2045.32 or higher.

  • Where can I find more information about CVE-2023-36562?

    For more information about CVE-2023-36562, refer to the Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) website.

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