CVSS 3.1 Score 7.1 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 29, 2024
CWE ID 639


CVE-2024-1470 is a vulnerability known as "Authorization Bypass Through User-Controlled Key" that affects NetIQ (OpenText) Client Login Extension version 4.6 on Windows. This vulnerability allows for privilege escalation and code injection. The risk score for this vulnerability is 25, with a base severity of HIGH and a base score of 7.1 according to the CVSS v3.1 scoring system. The exploitability score is 1.8, indicating that it is relatively easy to exploit. The attack vector is local, and user interaction is required. The potential impact includes high integrity impact and low confidentiality impact. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their NetIQ Client Login Extension to the latest version provided by the vendor as soon as possible to mitigate the risks associated with this issue.

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