Command Injection Affecting apiconnect-cli-plugins Open this link in a new tab package, versions >=1.0.1


0.0
medium
  • Exploit Maturity

    Proof of concept

  • Attack Complexity

    High

  • Confidentiality

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JS-APICONNECTCLIPLUGINS-564427

  • published

    5 Apr 2020

  • disclosed

    5 Apr 2020

  • credit

    JHU System Security Lab

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for apiconnect-cli-plugins.

Overview

apiconnect-cli-plugins is a Plugin for IBM API Connect Developer Toolkit.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Command Injection. The argument pluginUri can be controlled by users without any sanitization.

PoC

var root = require("apiconnect-cli-plugins");
var payload = "& touch Song &";
root.pluginLoader.installPlugin(payload,"");

the injection point is located in line 181 of file lib/plugin-loader.js, in the function installPlugin(pluginUri, registryUri).

References