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 [email protected], with a CVSS score of 7.5 and an exploitability score of 3.9.

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