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Improper Authentication

CVE-2024-34103

Severity High
Score 8.1/10

Summary

Adobe Commerce is affected by an Improper Authentication vulnerability that could result in privilege escalation. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain unauthorized access or elevated privileges within the application. Exploitation of this issue does not require user interaction, but attack complexity is high. This vulnerability affects magento/community-edition package versions through 2.4.4-p8, 2.4.5 through 2.4.5-p7, 2.4.6 through 2.4.6-p5, and 2.4.7-beta1 through 2.4.7.

  • HIGH
  • NETWORK
  • HIGH
  • UNCHANGED
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • HIGH
  • HIGH

CWE-287 - Improper Authentication

Improper (or broken) authentication attacks are widespread, and have accounted for many of the worst data breaches in recent years. Improper authentication attacks are a class of vulnerabilities where an attacker impersonates a legitimate user by exploiting weaknesses in either session management or credential management to gain access to the user’s account. This can result in disclosure of sensitive information, and can lead to system compromise, theft, identity theft, and fraud.

Advisory Timeline

  • Published