Server-Side Request Forgery (SSRF) Affecting axios package, versions <0.21.1



    Attack Complexity High
    Confidentiality High

    Threat Intelligence

    Exploit Maturity Proof of concept
    EPSS 0.23% (60th percentile)
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5.9 medium
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Red Hat
5.9 medium

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-JS-AXIOS-1038255
  • published 8 Nov 2020
  • disclosed 6 Nov 2020
  • credit Dima Ryskin

How to fix?

Upgrade axios to version 0.21.1 or higher.


axios is a promise-based HTTP client for the browser and Node.js.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Server-Side Request Forgery (SSRF). An attacker is able to bypass a proxy by providing a URL that responds with a redirect to a restricted host or IP address.