CVE-2016-10620

2018-06-01T18:29:00
ID CVE-2016-10620
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2019-10-09T23:16:00

Description

atom-node-module-installer installs node modules for atom-shell applications. atom-node-module-installer binary resources over HTTP, which leaves it vulnerable to MITM attacks. It may be possible to cause remote code execution (RCE) by swapping out the requested binary with an attacker controlled binary if the attacker is on the network or positioned in between the user and the remote server.