Vulnerability identifier: #VU62463
Vulnerability risk: Medium
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Web applications / JS libraries
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform directory traversal attacks.
The vulnerability exists due to input validation error when processing directory traversal sequences within the npm version of Moment.js. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted HTTP request and read arbitrary files on the system.
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Vulnerable software versions
Moment: 1.0.1 - 2.29.1
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?