CVSS 3.1 Score 4.9 of 10 (medium)


Published Mar 9, 2024
Updated: Mar 30, 2024
CWE ID 400


CVE-2024-28176 is a vulnerability found in the JSON Web Encryption (JWE) decryption interfaces of the jose JavaScript module. This vulnerability can cause the user's environment to consume an unreasonable amount of CPU time or memory during JWE Decryption operations. The issue has been patched in versions 2.0.7 and 4.15.5 of the module. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM and requires high privileges to exploit, with no user interaction necessary. It has a low attack complexity and can have a high impact on availability.

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