CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 9, 2024
Updated: Feb 27, 2024


CVE-2024-22368 is a vulnerability that affects the Spreadsheet::ParseXLSX package before version 0.28 for Perl. This vulnerability can lead to an out-of-memory condition during the parsing of a crafted XLSX document if the memoize implementation lacks appropriate constraints on merged cells. A total of 27 affected products have been identified. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as MEDIUM, with a base score of 5.5 according to The exploitability score is 1.8, and the potential danger to organizations is considered high in terms of availability impact. No privileges are required for exploitation, but user interaction is required. The attack vector is local, and there are no impacts on integrity or confidentiality. Remediation measures are not specified in the provided information.

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