CVSS 3.1 Score 6.8 of 10 (medium)


Published Mar 5, 2024


CVE-2024-20838 is an improper validation vulnerability found in Samsung Internet prior to version, which could potentially allow local attackers to execute arbitrary code. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM with a base score of 6.8 out of 10. It requires no privileges and no user interaction to exploit, and the attack vector is classified as LOCAL. The impact on integrity and confidentiality is LOW, while the availability impact is also rated as LOW. Remediation for this vulnerability would involve updating Samsung Internet to version or later. This vulnerability poses potential danger to organizations using vulnerable versions of Samsung Internet, as it could allow attackers to execute malicious code on affected systems, potentially leading to unauthorized access or further compromise of the organization's network or data.

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