Hidden Directories Leakage

Affecting inert package, versions <1.1.1

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Overview

The inert directory handler always allows files in hidden directories to be served, even when showHidden is false.

Source: Node Security Project

Remediation

Ugrade to version >= 1.1.1.

References

Snyk patch available for versions:

CVSS Score

7.5
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    None
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Credit
Gil Pedersen
CVE
CVE-2014-10068
CWE
CWE-200
Snyk ID
npm:inert:20141215
Disclosed
15 Dec, 2014
Published
15 Dec, 2014