Malicious Package

Affecting boogeyman package, ALL versions

Overview

boogeyman is a malicious package that would download a payload from pastebin.com, eval it to read ssh keys and the users .npmrc and send them to a private pastebin account.

Remediation

Avoid using boogeyman altogether.

References

Do your applications use this vulnerable package?

CVSS Score

9.1
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    None
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N
Credit
Adam Baldwin
CWE
CWE-506
Snyk ID
SNYK-JS-BOOGEYMAN-173686
Disclosed
31 Jul, 2018
Published
13 Feb, 2019