Privilege Escalation Affecting Open this link in a new tab package, versions <1.6.1 >=2.0.0 <2.1.0

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  • snyk-id


  • published

    25 May 2022

  • disclosed

    25 May 2022

  • credit


How to fix?

Upgrade to version 1.6.1, 2.1.0 or higher.

Overview 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 by not safely performing downloads.