High severity vulnerability that affects haxe

2019-02-18T23:50:21
ID GHSA-G785-775G-F2G8
Type github
Reporter GitHub Advisory Database
Modified 2019-07-03T21:02:06

Description

haxe is a cross-platform toolkit haxe downloads zipped 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 zip file with an attacker controlled zip file if the attacker is on the network or positioned in between the user and the remote server.