CVE-2024-6240

CVSS 3.1 Score 10.0 of 10 (high)

Details

Published Jun 21, 2024
Updated: Jun 24, 2024
CWE ID 269

Summary

CVE-2024-6240 is an improper privilege management vulnerability in Parallels Desktop Software, affecting versions earlier than 19.3.0. This vulnerability allows an attacker to execute malicious code on application startup by adding it to a script and populating the BASH_ENV environment variable with the path to the script. The affected products include h-Kowi, h-Kowg, h-Kowh, i4dhSS, fnGKxS, i4dhSQ, fnGKxR, i4dhSR, dt-R0M, dt-R0K, dt-R0L, dt-R0I, dt-R0J, n8xBS6, dt-R0G, dt-R0H, dt-R0E, dt-R0F, and dt-R0C. This vulnerability poses a high risk to organizations as it can be exploited by an attacker to escalate privileges on the system. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as CRITICAL with a score of 10.0 according to [email protected]'s analysis.

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