Arbitrary-precision integer arithmetic using OpenSSL
Known vulnerabilities in the bignum package. This does not include vulnerabilities belonging to this package’s dependencies.Automatically find and fix vulnerabilities affecting your projects. Snyk scans for vulnerabilities and provides fixes for free.
bignum is a malicious package.
The affected package versions are using
Only versions v0.12.2 to v0.13.0 of this package contain malware. Users can continue using non-impacted versions.
v0.13.1 does not use
How to fix Malicious Package?
bignum is an Arbitrary precision integral arithmetic for Node.js using OpenSSL.
This library is based on node-bigint by substack, but instead of using libgmp, it uses the builtin bignum functionality provided by OpenSSL. The advantage is that OpenSSL is already part of Node.js, so this library does not add any external dependency whatsoever.
Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Denial of Service (DoS) due to a type-check exception in V8, when verifying the type of the second argument to the
How to fix Denial of Service (DoS)?
There is no fixed version for