CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 14, 2024
CWE ID 770


CVE-2024-23979 is a cybersecurity vulnerability that affects the SSL Client Certificate LDAP or Certificate Revocation List Distribution Point (CRLDP) authentication profile on a virtual server. It can be exploited by undisclosed requests, leading to an increase in CPU resource utilization. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH and a base score of 7.5. It requires no privileges and has no user interaction, making it a network-based attack vector. The impact score is 3.6, with availability being the most affected aspect. The vulnerability poses potential danger to organizations as it can cause significant resource utilization and potentially disrupt services. Remediation measures should include applying patches or updates provided by the software vendor to address this vulnerability and its associated risks.

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