Open Redirect

Affecting st package, versions <1.2.2

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Overview

st is a module for serving static files.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Open Redirect. A malicious user could send a specially crafted request, which would automatically redirect the request to another domain, controlled by the attacker.

Note: st will only redirect if requests are served from the root(/) and not from a subdirectory

References

CVSS Score

4.3
medium severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    Required
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    Low
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    None
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:H/RL:O/RC:C
Credit
Xin Gao
CVE
CVE-2017-16224
CWE
CWE-601
Snyk ID
npm:st:20171013
Disclosed
13 Oct, 2017
Published
15 Oct, 2017