Improper Input Validation

Affecting urijs package, versions <1.19.6

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Overview

urijs is a Javascript library for working with URLs.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Improper Input Validation. It mishandles certain uses of backslash such as http:/ and interprets the URI as a relative path.

Remediation

Upgrade urijs to version 1.19.6 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

5.3
medium severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    None
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    Low
CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Credit
Unknown
CVE
CVE-2021-27516
CWE
CWE-20
Snyk ID
SNYK-JS-URIJS-1078286
Disclosed
22 Feb, 2021
Published
22 Feb, 2021