CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)


Published May 14, 2024
Updated: May 15, 2024


CVE-2024-31466 is a buffer overflow vulnerability in the CLI service of Aruba's Access Point management protocol (PAPI) UDP port (8211). This vulnerability allows for unauthenticated remote code execution by sending specially crafted packets. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability enables an attacker to execute arbitrary code as a privileged user on the underlying operating system. The base severity is rated as CRITICAL, with a base score of 9.8 out of 10. The risk score is 65, indicating a high potential danger to organizations. To remediate this vulnerability, it is recommended to apply the necessary patches or updates provided by the vendor.


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