CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 10, 2024
Updated: Mar 6, 2024
CWE ID 1333


The vulnerability with CVE ID CVE-2024-21490 affects versions of the package angular from 1.3.0. It is a regular expression vulnerability in the ng-srcset directive that can lead to super-linear runtime due to backtracking, potentially causing a denial of service attack. The affected products include various versions of angular, and it is important to note that this package is no longer receiving updates to fix the issue. To mitigate the vulnerability, users are advised to migrate to @angular/core. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH according to, with a CVSS score of 7.5 and an exploitability score of 3.9.

Explore Beyond the CVE Basics with Recorded Future's Vulnerability Intelligence

Note: This is just a basic overview providing quick insights into CVE-2024-21490 information. Gain full access to comprehensive CVE data, risk scores, prioritization, and mitigation data through Recorded Future's Vulnerability Intelligence:
  • Prioritize with Risk-Based Scoring
  • Explore the Extensive Vulnerability Database
  • Receive Early Alerts on Emerging CVEs
  • Focus on Critical Exploitable Vulnerabilities
  • Streamline Remediation with Integration Options