ua-parser-js 0.7.29/0.8.0/1.0.0 on NPM Crypto Mining backdoor
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A vulnerability was found in ua-parser-js 0.7.29/0.8.0/1.0.0 on NPM (NPM Package). It has been rated as critical. This issue affects some unknown functionality of the component Crypto Mining. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a backdoor vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-912. The software contains functionality that is not documented, not part of the specification, and not accessible through an interface or command sequence that is obvious to the software's users or administrators. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
The weakness was presented 10/27/2021 as GHSA-pjwm-rvh2-c87w. The advisory is shared at github.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2021-4229. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Technical details are unknown but an exploit is available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1588.001 for this issue.
It is declared as proof-of-concept.
Upgrading to version 0.7.30, 0.8.1 or 1.0.1 eliminates this vulnerability.
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Upgrade: ua-parser-js 0.7.30/0.8.1/1.0.1
10/27/2021 +0 days 🔍
05/24/2022 +209 days 🔍
CVE: CVE-2021-4229 (🔍)
scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
EntryCreated: 10/27/2021 07:26 AM
Updated: 05/24/2022 03:44 PM
Changes: 10/27/2021 07:26 AM (41), 05/24/2022 03:44 PM (2)
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