CVSS 3.1 Score 4.8 of 10 (medium)


Published May 29, 2024
CWE ID 121


CVE-2024-31079 is a vulnerability that affects NGINX Plus and NGINX OSS when configured to use the HTTP/3 QUIC module. It allows undisclosed HTTP/3 requests to cause NGINX worker processes to terminate or have other potential impacts. The attack requires specific timing during the connection draining process, which the attacker has limited influence over. Remediation for this vulnerability is not provided in the given information. The potential danger it poses to an organization is classified as MEDIUM severity, with a base score of 4.8 out of 10.


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