Malicious Package Affecting rcenodejs package, versions *



    Exploit Maturity Mature
    Attack Complexity Low
    Scope Changed
    Confidentiality High
    Integrity High
    Availability High

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-JS-RCENODEJS-1083216
  • published 7 Mar 2021
  • disclosed 7 Mar 2021
  • credit Snyk Research

Introduced: 7 Mar 2021

Malicious CVE NOT AVAILABLE CWE-506 Open this link in a new tab
First added by Snyk

How to fix?

Avoid using rcenodejs altogether.


rcenodejs is a malicious package. It uses a preinstall script to execute a reverse shell.