CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 8, 2024
Updated: Feb 10, 2024
CWE ID 434


CVE-2024-24024 is an arbitrary file download vulnerability that affects Novel-Plus v4.3.0-RC1 and earlier versions. The vulnerability resides in the com.java2nb.common.controller.FileController: fileDownload() function, allowing an attacker to exploit specially crafted filePath and fileName parameters to perform arbitrary file downloads. The vulnerability has a base severity of CRITICAL with a base score of 9.8 according to It does not require any privileges and does not require user interaction, making it accessible remotely through a network attack vector. The vulnerability poses a high risk to organizations as it can lead to unauthorized access and disclosure of sensitive information, potentially compromising the integrity and confidentiality of their systems. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update to a patched version provided by the vendor.

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