Advisories ยป MGASA-2021-0068

Updated nodejs-ini package fixes a security vulnerability

Publication date: 05 Feb 2021
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 7
CVE: CVE-2020-7788


It was discovered that there was an issue in nodejs-ini, where an application
could be exploited by a malicious input file. This affects the package ini
before 1.3.6. If an attacker submits a malicious INI file to an application
that parses it with ini.parse, they will pollute the prototype on the
application. This can be exploited further depending on the context