CVE-2023-29486

CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)

Details

Published Dec 21, 2023
Updated: Dec 29, 2023
CWE ID 1333

Summary

CVE-2023-29486 is a critical vulnerability affecting Heimdal Thor agent versions 3.4.2 and earlier 3.7.0 on Windows operating systems. This vulnerability allows attackers to bypass USB access restrictions, execute arbitrary code, and gain access to sensitive information through the Next-Gen Antivirus component. The base severity score for this vulnerability is 9.8 out of 10, indicating a high risk to organizations. Remediation for this vulnerability is not provided in the given information, but organizations using the affected Heimdal Thor agent versions should take immediate action to patch or update their software to mitigate the potential danger posed by this vulnerability.

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