CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 13, 2024
CWE ID 648


CVE-2024-22042 is a vulnerability that affects Unicam FX in all versions. The vulnerability is found in the windows installer agent and involves incorrect use of privileged APIs, which triggers the Windows Console Host (conhost.exe) as a child process with SYSTEM privileges. This vulnerability can be exploited by an attacker to perform a local privilege escalation attack. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH, with a base score of 7.8 according to CVSS v3.1. It poses a potential danger to organizations as it can lead to unauthorized access and compromise of sensitive data on affected systems. To remediate this vulnerability, users are advised to update their Unicam FX installations to the latest version available.

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