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Malicious Package in 1337qq-js

Critical severity GitHub Reviewed Published Sep 4, 2020 to the GitHub Advisory Database • Updated Jan 9, 2023

Package

npm 1337qq-js (npm)

Affected versions

>= 0.0.0

Patched versions

None

Description

All versions of 1337qq-js contain malicious code. The package exfiltrates sensitive information through install scripts. It targets UNIX systems. The information exfiltrated includes:

  • Environment variables
  • Running processes
  • /etc/hosts
  • uname -a
  • npmrc file

Recommendation

Remove the package from your system and rotate any compromised credentials.

References

Last updated Jan 9, 2023
Published to the GitHub Advisory Database Sep 4, 2020
Reviewed Aug 31, 2020

Severity

Critical

Weaknesses

CVE ID

No known CVE

GHSA ID

GHSA-7wgh-5q4q-6wx5

Source code

No known source code
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