Vulnerability identifier: #VU69942
Vulnerability risk: Medium
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Web applications / JS libraries
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient input validation when processing regular expressions. A remote attacker can pass specially crafted data to the application and perform regular expression denial of service (ReDos) attack.
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Vulnerable software versions
minimatch: 0.0.1 - 3.0.4
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?