CVSS 3.1 Score 4.2 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 6, 2024
Updated: Feb 15, 2024
CWE ID 362


CVE-2024-24255 is a vulnerability that affects PX4 Autopilot 1.14 and earlier versions. The vulnerability is a race condition found in geofence.cpp and mission_feasibility_checker.cpp, which could allow attackers to send drones on unintended missions. To remediate the vulnerability, it is recommended to update to the latest version of PX4 Autopilot. The potential danger this vulnerability poses to an organization is that it could lead to unauthorized control of drones and potentially compromise the security and privacy of sensitive areas or missions. The National Vulnerability Database (NVD) rates this vulnerability as MEDIUM severity, with a base score of 4.2 out of 10, indicating that it requires low privileges and has a low impact on confidentiality but can have an impact on integrity.

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