Directory Traversal

Affecting scott-blanch-weather-app package, ALL versions

high severity

Overview

scott-blanch-weather-app is no longer supported and has been deprecated.

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 /etc/passwd leak.

Thanks to Liang Gong for disclosing this vulnerability!

Remediation

There is no fix version for scott-blanch-weather-app.

References

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Credit
Liang Gong
CWE
CWE-22
Snyk ID
npm:scott-blanch-weather-app:20170505
Disclosed
05 May, 2017
Published
12 Jun, 2017