CVE-2016-2537

Published on: 02/22/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:14 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Certain versions of Is My Json Valid from Is My Json Valid Project contain the following vulnerability:

The is-my-json-valid package before 2.12.4 for Node.js has an incorrect exports['utc-millisec'] regular expression, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (blocked event loop) via a crafted string.

  • CVE-2016-2537 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 7.5 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW NONE NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED NONE NONE HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 5 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE NONE PARTIAL

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Node Security Platform | Advisory nodesecurity.io
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URL Logo CONFIRM nodesecurity.io/advisories/76
fix utc-millisec regex to avoid a ddos attack · mafintosh/[email protected] · GitHub Patch
github.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM github.com/mafintosh/is-my-json-valid/commit/eca4beb21e61877d76fdf6bea771f72f39544d9b

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationIs My Json Valid ProjectIs My Json ValidAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:is_my_json_valid_project:is_my_json_valid:*:*:*:*:*:node.js:*:*: