CVSS 3.1 Score 4.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 25, 2023
Updated: Oct 30, 2023
CWE ID 400


CVE-2022-3698 is a denial of service vulnerability that affects the Lenovo HardwareScanPlugin versions prior to and Lenovo Diagnostics versions prior to 4.45. This vulnerability could be exploited by a local user with administrative access to cause a system crash. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM and requires high privileges to be exploited. It has an exploitability score of 0.8 and a base score of 4.4 according to The potential danger it poses to an organization is the disruption of system availability, as triggering a system crash could lead to service interruptions or downtime.

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