CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 5, 2024
Updated: Feb 21, 2024
CWE ID 401


CVE-2024-24258 is a high-severity vulnerability found in freeglut 3.4.0, impacting a total of 226 hits. The vulnerability involves a memory leak through the menuEntry variable in the glutAddSubMenu function. It has a risk score of 26 and is categorized as CWE-401 (Missing Release of Memory after Effective Lifetime). The exploitability score is 3.9, indicating a medium level of difficulty for attackers to exploit the vulnerability. The base severity is rated as high with a score of 7.5, posing a potential danger to organizations. Remediation steps to address this vulnerability are not provided in the given information.

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