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CVE-2013-4660 (Medium) detected in js-yaml-0.3.7.tgz #18

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commented May 6, 2019

CVE-2013-4660 - Medium Severity Vulnerability

Vulnerable Library - js-yaml-0.3.7.tgz

YAML 1.1 Parser

Library home page:

Path to dependency file: /cypress/packages/driver/package.json

Path to vulnerable library: /tmp/git/cypress/packages/driver/node_modules/js-yaml/package.json

Dependency Hierarchy:

  • sinon-3.3.0.tgz (Root Library)
    • build-0.1.4.tgz
      • jxLoader-0.1.1.tgz
        • js-yaml-0.3.7.tgz (Vulnerable Library)

Found in HEAD commit: 29dcad339d37f2169e5a640bf8d0d1438f7c18c2

Vulnerability Details

The JS-YAML module before 2.0.5 for Node.js parses input without properly considering the unsafe !!js/function tag, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted string that triggers an eval operation.

Publish Date: 2013-06-28

URL: CVE-2013-4660

CVSS 2 Score Details (6.8)

Base Score Metrics not available

Suggested Fix

Type: Upgrade version


Release Date: 2013-06-28

Fix Resolution: 2.0.5

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