Exploit Prices 2021

Timeline

The analysis of the timeline helps to identify the required approach and handling of single vulnerabilities and vulnerability collections. This overview makes it possible to see less important slices and more severe hotspots at a glance. Initiating immediate vulnerability response and prioritizing of issues is possible.

Exploit Market Volume

Our unique calculation of exploit prices makes it possible to forecast the expected exploit market volume. The calculated prices for all possible 0-day expoits are cumulated for this task. Comparing the volume to the amount of disclosed vulnerabilities helps to pinpoint the most important events.

Type

Not Defined10253
Operating System1148
Smartphone Operating System1099
WordPress Plugin818
Web Browser616

The moderation team is working with the threat intelligence team to categorize software that is affected by security vulnerabilities. This helps to illustrate the assignment of these categories to determine the most affected software types.

Remediation

Official Fix14500
Temporary Fix0
Workaround431
Unavailable0
Not Defined7363

Vendors and researchers are eager to find countermeasures to mitigate security vulnerabilities. These can be distinguished between multiple forms and levels of remediation which influence risks differently.

Exploitability

High41
Functional50
Proof-of-Concept1044
Unproven740
Not Defined20419

Researcher and attacker which are looking for security vulnerabilities try to exploit them for academic purposes or personal gain. The level and quality of exploitability can be distinguished to determine simplicity and strength of attacks.

Lang

Python19
C++9
C4
Objective-C3
Shell File2

The automatization and the exploitation of a security vulnerability is called an exploit. It is possible to determine the popularity and availability of programming languages used for creating such exploits.

CVSSv3 Base

≤10
≤234
≤3492
≤43192
≤54167
≤64645
≤75112
≤83200
≤91093
≤10359

The Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an industry standard to define the characteristics and impacts of security vulnerabilities. The base score represents the intrinsic aspects that are constant over time and across user environments. Our unique meta score merges all available scores from different sources to aggregate to the most reliable result.

CVSSv3 Temp

≤10
≤249
≤3598
≤43230
≤54213
≤66600
≤74006
≤82653
≤9682
≤10263

The Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) uses temp scores to reflect the characteristics of a vulnerability that may change over time but not across user environments. This includes reporting confidence, exploitability and remediation levels. We do also provide our unique meta score for temp scores, even though other sources rarely publish them.

Exploit 0-day

<1k4809
<2k3794
<5k5869
<10k2363
<25k3294
<50k967
<100k821
≥100k377

The moderation team is working with the threat intelligence team to determine prices for exploits. Our unique algorithm is used to identify the 0-day prices for an exploit, before it got distributed or became public. Calculated prices are aligned to prices disclosed by vulnerability broker and compared to prices we see on exploit markets.

Exploit Today

<1k11745
<2k3606
<5k3491
<10k1690
<25k1333
<50k427
<100k2
≥100k0

The 0-day prices do not consider time-relevant factors. The today price does reflect price impacts like disclosure of vulnerability details, alternative exploits, availability of countermeasures. These dynamic aspects might decrease the exploit prices over time. Under certain circumstances this happens very fast.

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