CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published May 3, 2024
CWE ID 428


CVE-2024-4461 is a vulnerability categorized as CWE-428 (Unquoted Search Path or Element). It affects SugarSync versions prior to 4.1.3 for Windows. This vulnerability allows an unauthorized local user to inject arbitrary code into the unquoted service path, potentially leading to privilege escalation. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH with a score of 7.8 out of 10, indicating a significant threat to organizations. The exploitability score is 1.8 out of 10, suggesting a relatively low level of difficulty for an attacker to exploit this vulnerability. Remediation for this vulnerability would involve updating SugarSync to version 4.1.3 or later, which addresses the misconfiguration and eliminates the risk of code injection.

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