CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


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


CVE-2024-24259 is a vulnerability found in freeglut up to version 3.4.0, which is related to a memory leak in the glutAddMenuEntry function. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH, with a base score of 7.5. It can be exploited over a network without requiring any privileges or user interaction. The impact score is 3.6, indicating a potential danger to organizations. The vulnerability has an attack vector of NETWORK and an availability impact of HIGH. This vulnerability has been analyzed by and classified as CWE-401 (Missing Release of Memory after Effective Lifetime).

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