Zoom Client for Meetings < 5.17.10 Vulnerability (ZSB-24011)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 193079


The remote host has an application installed that is affected by a vulnerability.


The version of Zoom Client for Meetings installed on the remote host is prior to 5.17.10. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the ZSB-24011 advisory.

- Improper privilege management in the installer for Zoom Desktop Client for Windows before version 5.17.10 may allow an authenticated user to conduct an escalation of privilege via local access. Users can help keep themselves secure by applying the latest updates available at https://zoom.us/download.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Zoom Client for Meetings 5.17.10 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 193079

File Name: zoom_client_ZSB-24011.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 4/9/2024

Updated: 4/9/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 3.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:C/A:N

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2024-24694


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.9

Temporal Score: 5.2

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:N/I:H/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:zoom:meetings, cpe:/a:zoom:zoom

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/9/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/9/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2024-24694