CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Mar 5, 2024
Updated: Apr 2, 2024


CVE-2024-20831 is a cyber vulnerability that affects Little Kernel in bootloader prior to SMR Mar-2024 Release 1. This vulnerability allows local privileged attackers to execute arbitrary code. The risk score for this vulnerability is 25, indicating a medium level of severity. The exploitability score is 0.5, and the base score is 6.4. The privileges required for exploiting this vulnerability are high, and there is no user interaction required. The attack vector is local, and the impact on integrity and confidentiality is high. The availability impact is also high. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should update their bootloader to the SMR Mar-2024 Release 1 or later versions. Failure to address this vulnerability could result in unauthorized code execution and potential compromise of sensitive data within the organization's systems.

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