Privilege Escalation Affecting Open this link in a new tab package, versions <7.3.23 >=8.0.0-alpha.1 <8.3.14 >=9.0.0-beta.1 <9.3.4

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  • snyk-id


  • published

    15 Jun 2022

  • disclosed

    12 Jun 2022

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Introduced: 12 Jun 2022

New CWE-269 Open this link in a new tab

How to fix?

Upgrade to version 7.3.23, 8.3.14, 9.3.4 or higher.

Overview is a The Regular package implements an SSH server that supports multiplexing tunneling, SSH connection proxying, and only supports key based auth.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Privilege Escalation when setting up agent forwarding. This allows users to grant arbitrary file permissions to themselves.