CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 4, 2024
Updated: Jan 11, 2024


CVE-2024-21625 is a vulnerability that affects the SideQuest desktop application, used to get virtual reality applications for Oculus Quest. Prior to version 0.10.35, the application did not properly sanitize deep link URLs, allowing for one-click remote code execution when a user is presented with a malicious link and clicks it from within the application. The vulnerability has a risk score of 65 and a base severity of HIGH, with high impact on integrity and confidentiality. The exploitability score is 2.8 and user interaction is required. The affected products include various versions of SideQuest (uG6eqG, uG6eqH, etc.). To remediate the vulnerability, users should update to version 0.10.35 or newer where the custom protocol links are parsed and sanitized properly.

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