Privilege Escalation Affecting github.com/hashicorp/go-getter Open this link in a new tab package, versions <1.6.1 >=2.0.0 <2.1.0


0.0
high
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-GOLANG-GITHUBCOMHASHICORPGOGETTER-2847924

  • published

    25 May 2022

  • disclosed

    23 May 2022

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade github.com/hashicorp/go-getter to version 1.6.1, 2.1.0 or higher.

Overview

github.com/hashicorp/go-getter is a Package for downloading things from a string URL using a variety of protocols.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Privilege Escalation due to performing downloads unsafely.