CVSS 3.1 Score 7.3 of 10 (high)


Published Mar 28, 2024
Updated: Mar 31, 2024


CVE-2024-2947 is a command injection vulnerability found in Cockpit versions 270 and newer. By deleting a sosreport with a crafted name through the Cockpit web interface, an attacker can execute arbitrary commands and escalate privileges. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH and requires low privileges and user interaction to exploit. It has a local attack vector and affects the confidentiality and integrity of the system, posing a significant danger to affected organizations. Remediation measures should include updating Cockpit to a version that addresses the flaw.

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