Improper Input Validation Affecting github.com/mongodb/mongo-go-driver/bson/bsonrw package, versions <1.5.1
Do your applications use this vulnerable package?
- Snyk ID SNYK-GOLANG-GITHUBCOMMONGODBMONGOGODRIVERBSONBSONRW-1303392
- published 11 Jun 2021
- disclosed 11 Jun 2021
- credit Divjot Arora
How to fix?
github.com/mongodb/mongo-go-driver/bson/bsonrw to version 1.5.1 or higher.
github.com/mongodb/mongo-go-driver/bson/bsonrw is a The MongoDB supported driver for Go.
Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Improper Input Validation. Specific cstrings input may not be properly validated in the MongoDB Go Driver when marshalling Go objects into BSON. A malicious user could use a Go object with specific string to potentially inject additional fields into marshalled documents.