CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 2, 2024
Updated: Feb 9, 2024
CWE ID 119
CWE ID 120


CVE-2024-0338 is a buffer overflow vulnerability found in XAMPP version 8.2.4 and earlier. This vulnerability allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code through a long file debug argument that controls the Structured Exception Handler (SEH). The vulnerability affects multiple products, including dac8lA, dac8k0, aoJOhj, and many others. To remediate the vulnerability, users are advised to update to a patched version of XAMPP. The potential danger this vulnerability poses to organizations is high, with a base severity rating of CRITICAL and a base score of 9.8 according to NIST. It has a high impact on integrity and confidentiality, as well as availability.


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