CVSS 3.1 Score 9.6 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 20, 2024
Updated: Mar 21, 2024
CWE ID 287


CVE-2024-22245 is a vulnerability that affects the deprecated VMware Enhanced Authentication Plug-in (EAP). It has a high risk score of 79 and a base severity of CRITICAL. The vulnerability allows a malicious actor to trick a user with EAP installed in their web browser into relaying service tickets for arbitrary Active Directory Service Principal Names (SPNs), leading to potential arbitrary authentication relay and session hijack attacks. The exploitability score is 2.8, indicating that it can be exploited with some difficulty. The impact includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts, posing a significant danger to organizations. The vulnerability has been categorized as CWE-287 (Improper Authentication) and should be remediated as soon as possible to prevent potential exploits.


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