Prototype Pollution in node-ini-parser package

Published: 2020-04-07
Risk Medium
Patch available NO
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-7617
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.
Vulnerable software
Web applications / Modules and components for CMS

Vendor rawiroaisen

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.

1) Prototype Pollution

EUVDB-ID: #VU26634

Risk: Medium


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-7617

CWE-ID: CWE-400 - Resource exhaustion

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation in the "__proto__" payload. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted request and add or modify properties of Object.prototype.


Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.

Vulnerable software versions

node-ini-parser: 0.0.1 - 0.0.2

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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