send@0.8.3 vulnerabilities

Better streaming static file server with Range and conditional-GET support

Direct Vulnerabilities

Known vulnerabilities in the send package. This does not include vulnerabilities belonging to this package’s dependencies.

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Vulnerability Vulnerable Version
  • M
Root Path Disclosure

Send is a library for streaming files from the file system as an http response. It supports partial responses (Ranges), conditional-GET negotiation, high test coverage, and granular events which may be leveraged to take appropriate actions in your application or framework.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to a Root Path Disclosure.

How to fix Root Path Disclosure?

Upgrade send to version 0.11.1 or higher. If a direct dependency update is not possible, use snyk wizard to patch this vulnerability.

<0.11.1
  • M
Directory Traversal

send is a library for streaming files from the file system.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Directory-Traversal attacks due to insecure comparison. When relying on the root option to restrict file access a malicious user may escape out of the restricted directory and access files in a similarly named directory. For example, a path like /my-secret is consedered fine for the root /my.

How to fix Directory Traversal?

Upgrade to a version greater than or equal to 0.8.4.

<0.8.4