CVSS 3.1 Score 6.6 of 10 (medium)


Published May 17, 2024
Updated: May 20, 2024
CWE ID 250


CVE-2024-5042 is a vulnerability found in the Submariner project. It is categorized as a cyber vulnerability and has a risk score of 26. The flaw is related to unnecessary role-based access control permissions, which can be exploited by a privileged attacker. This could allow them to run a malicious container on a node, potentially leading to the theft of service account tokens and further compromise of other nodes within the cluster. The affected product is v-tE6X. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as MEDIUM, with a base score of 6.6. The exploitability score is 1.3, indicating that it is relatively easy to exploit. The potential impact includes high integrity impact and low confidentiality impact. It falls under CWE-250 (Execution with Unnecessary Privileges). No specific remediation steps or dangers to organizations are mentioned in the provided information.


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