DLL Injection Affecting kerberos package, versions <1.0.0



    Attack Complexity Low
    Confidentiality High
    Integrity High
    Availability High

    Threat Intelligence

    Exploit Maturity Proof of concept
    EPSS 0.13% (47th percentile)
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7.8 high

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-JS-KERBEROS-568900
  • published 12 May 2020
  • disclosed 11 May 2020
  • credit Dan Shallom, OP Innovate Ltd

How to fix?

Upgrade kerberos to version 1.0.0 or higher.


Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to DLL Injection. An attacker can execute arbitrary code by creating a file with the same name in a folder that precedes the intended file in the DLL path search.