Session Fixation Affecting passport package, versions <0.6.0


0.0
medium
  • Attack Complexity

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JS-PASSPORT-2840631

  • published

    29 Jun 2022

  • disclosed

    20 May 2022

  • credit

    Marco Squarcina, Pedro Adão, Lorenzo Veronese, jaredhanson

How to fix?

Upgrade passport to version 0.6.0 or higher.

Overview

passport is a Simple, unobtrusive authentication for Node.js.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Session Fixation. When a user logs in or logs out, the session is regenerated instead of being closed.