CVSS 3.1 Score 8.2 of 10 (high)


Published May 17, 2024
CWE ID 367


CVE-2024-3290 is a race condition vulnerability that affects Windows Nessus hosts. An authenticated, local attacker could exploit this vulnerability to modify installation parameters during installation, potentially leading to the execution of arbitrary code on the Nessus host. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH with a base score of 8.2. It requires low privileges and user interaction to be exploited, and the attack vector is local. The impact includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts, as well as high availability impact. Remediation measures should be taken promptly to mitigate the potential danger this vulnerability poses to an organization's security.

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