CVSS 3.1 Score 8.3 of 10 (high)


Published Jul 10, 2024
Updated: Jul 11, 2024
CWE ID 703


CVE-2024-21525 is a vulnerability found in all versions of the node-twain package. It is classified as a buffer overflow vulnerability caused by the improper handling of exceptional conditions. The vulnerability occurs when a new twain.TwainSDK is created with certain properties of length greater than or equal to 34 characters. This can lead to a buffer overflow and potential exploitation. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH and requires user interaction, making it a significant threat to organizations using the affected package. To remediate this vulnerability, it is recommended to update to a fixed version or apply any available patches provided by the package maintainers.

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