CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 29, 2024
Updated: Feb 6, 2024
CWE ID 427


CVE-2024-23940 is a DLL hijacking/proxying vulnerability found in Trend Micro uiAirSupport, a component included in the Trend Micro Security 2023 family of consumer products. Specifically, versions 6.0.2092 and below are affected by this vulnerability. Exploiting this vulnerability could allow an attacker to impersonate and modify a library, leading to code execution on the system and potential privilege escalation. The risk score for this vulnerability is 28, with a base severity of HIGH. The exploitability score is 1.8 and the base score is 7.8 according to No user interaction is required for exploitation, and the attack vector is local. The impact on integrity and confidentiality is rated as HIGH, while availability impact is also rated as HIGH. The CVE ID refers to CWE-427, which is an uncontrolled search path element vulnerability.

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