CVSS 3.1 Score 8.0 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 6, 2024
Updated: Feb 14, 2024
CWE ID 287


CVE-2024-20816 is an improper authentication vulnerability in Auto Hotspot prior to SMR Feb-2024 Release 1, affecting various products including Samsung mobile devices. This vulnerability allows adjacent attackers to connect to a victim's mobile hotspot without their awareness. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH, with a base score of 8.0 according to the CVSS:3.1 rating system. The potential danger to organizations is high, as it could lead to unauthorized access and potential data breaches. To remediate the vulnerability, organizations should update their affected products to the SMR Feb-2024 Release 1 or later versions provided by Samsung.

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