CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 19, 2024
Updated: Mar 21, 2024
CWE ID 770


CVE-2024-26308 is a vulnerability that affects Apache Commons Compress versions 1.21 to 1.26. The vulnerability, known as "Allocation of Resources Without Limits or Throttling," allows for the exploitation of resources without any limits or throttling. Users are advised to upgrade to version 1.26, which resolves this issue. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM and an exploitability score of 1.8, indicating that it can be exploited locally and requires user interaction. It poses a potential danger to organizations as it can result in high availability impact if left unaddressed.

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