#VU26151 Prototype pollution in minimist

Published: 2020-03-18 | Updated: 2020-07-22

Vulnerability identifier: #VU26151

Vulnerability risk: Medium


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-7598


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability:

Vulnerable software:
Web applications / Modules and components for CMS

Vendor: Gived.Org


The disclosed vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data. A remote attacker can inject and execute arbitrary script code.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information, change appearance of the web page, perform phishing and drive-by-download attacks.

The vendor has issued the following versions to address this vulnerability: 1.2.3.

Vulnerable software versions

minimist: 0.0.0 - 1.2.2

Fixed software versions


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