CVSS 3.1 Score 9.6 of 10 (high)


Published Jul 11, 2023
Updated: Jul 20, 2023


CVE-2023-24492 is a vulnerability that affects the Citrix Secure Access client for Ubuntu. If exploited, an attacker can remotely execute code when a user opens a specially crafted link and accepts further prompts. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of CRITICAL with a base score of 9.6. It requires user interaction and has a high impact on confidentiality and integrity. The vulnerability is categorized as CWE-94, which refers to improper control of generation of code (code injection). To remediate this vulnerability, users should update to the latest version of the Citrix Secure Access client for Ubuntu as soon as it becomes available. This vulnerability poses a significant danger to organizations using the affected product, as it allows attackers to execute malicious code remotely, potentially compromising sensitive information and systems.


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