CVSS 3.1 Score 5.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Mar 13, 2024
CWE ID 119


CVE-2024-0162 is a vulnerability found in Dell PowerEdge Server BIOS and Dell Precision Rack BIOS. This vulnerability allows a local attacker with low privileges to exploit an improper SMM communication buffer verification vulnerability, potentially leading to out-of-bound read/writes to SMRAM. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as MEDIUM and has a base score of 5.3. The exploitability score is 1.1, indicating a relatively low level of ease for attackers to exploit the vulnerability. The impact score is 3.7, with low integrity and confidentiality impacts, as well as low availability impact. Organizations should take appropriate measures to remediate this vulnerability to prevent potential attacks on their systems.

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