CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 13, 2024


CVE-2024-21315 is a vulnerability affecting Microsoft Defender for Endpoint Protection. The vulnerability is classified as an elevation of privilege vulnerability. It has a base severity rating of HIGH and a base score of 7.8. The privileges required to exploit this vulnerability are LOW, and no user interaction is needed. The attack vector is LOCAL, meaning the attacker must already have access to the targeted system. The impact of this vulnerability includes HIGH integrity and confidentiality impacts, with a potential availability impact as well. The CVE has been rated as PRIMARY, indicating its significance. Remediation steps and further details about the potential danger it poses to organizations are not provided in the given information.

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