CVSS 3.1 Score 6.7 of 10 (medium)


Published May 14, 2024


CVE-2024-31952 is a vulnerability that affects Samsung Magician 8.0.0 on macOS. The vulnerability allows an attacker with user privileges to escalate their privileges through arbitrary file permission writes by exploiting the use of symlinks during the installation process. The attacker would need to have administrator access during the installation stage for privilege escalation. This vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM and a base score of 6.7 according to MITRE's Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS). It poses a high risk to the integrity and confidentiality of an organization's data, with a potential impact on availability as well.


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