Affecting pooledwebsocket package, versions <0.0.18
pooledwebsocket is a Pooled Web Socket server.
Affected versions of the package are vulnerable to Directory Traversal, which may allow access to sensitive files and data on the server. For example, requesting the following url
/..%2f..%2fetc/passwd would result in
Thanks to Liang Gong for disclosing this vulnerability!
- April 24th, 2017 - Disclosed to package owner
- April 24th, 2017 - Issue acknowledged by package owner.
- April 24th, 2017 - Issue fixed and version
pooledwebsocket to version 0.0.18 or higher.
Do your applications use this vulnerable package?
- Liang Gong
- Snyk ID
- 19 Apr, 2017
- 25 Apr, 2017