Directory Traversal in gomeplus-h5-proxy

2018-07-24T15:48:38
ID GHSA-94X5-94WF-M445
Type github
Reporter GitHub Advisory Database
Modified 2021-01-08T19:06:21

Description

Affected versions of gomeplus-h5-proxy resolve relative file paths, resulting in a directory traversal vulnerability. A malicious actor can use this vulnerability to access files outside of the intended directory root, which may result in the disclosure of private files on the vulnerable system.

Example request: GET /../../../../../../../../../../etc/passwd HTTP/1.1 host:foo

Recommendation

No patch is available for this vulnerability.

It is recommended that the package is only used for local development, and if the functionality is needed for production, a different package is used instead.