Improper access control in Qolsys IQ Panel 4 and IQ4 HUB

Published: 2024-02-12
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2024-0242
Exploitation vector Local
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Qolsys IQ Panel 4
Other software / Other software solutions

Qolsys IQ4 Hub
Other software / Other software solutions


Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Improper access control

EUVDB-ID: #VU86343

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 6.4 [CVSS:3.1/AV:P/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2024-0242

CWE-ID: CWE-284 - Improper Access Control

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a local attacker to gain unauthorized access to otherwise restricted functionality.

The vulnerability exists due to improper access restrictions. An attacker with physical access can gain unauthorized access to settings.


Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Qolsys IQ Panel 4: before 4.4.2

Qolsys IQ4 Hub: before 4.4.2

External links

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

No. The attacker should have physical access to the system in order to successfully exploit this vulnerability.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.