CVSS 3.1 Score 6.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Mar 22, 2024
CWE ID 122


CVE-2024-2824 is a critical vulnerability found in Matthias-Wandel jhead 3.08. It affects the function PrintFormatNumber in the exif.c file and leads to a heap-based buffer overflow. The vulnerability can be exploited remotely, and the exploit has been disclosed to the public. The associated identifier for this vulnerability is VDB-257711. It poses a potential danger to organizations as it could allow attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause denial-of-service attacks. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update to a patched version of Matthias-Wandel jhead.

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