CVSS 3.1 Score 5.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 19, 2024
Updated: Jan 26, 2024
CWE ID 532


CVE-2024-23686, also known as "Information Exposure Through Log Files," is a vulnerability affecting DependencyCheck for Maven versions 9.0.0 to 9.0.6, CLI version 9.0.0 to 9.0.5, and Ant versions 9.0.0 to 9.0.5 when used in debug mode. This vulnerability allows attackers to recover the NVD API Key from a log file, posing a potential danger to organizations using these products. To remediate this vulnerability, users should ensure that debug mode is not enabled or disable it if necessary to prevent the exposure of sensitive information from log files.

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