Malicious Package Affecting aes44 package, versions [0,]



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

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-PYTHON-AES44-3123084
  • published 17 Nov 2022
  • disclosed 17 Nov 2022
  • credit Raul Onitza-Klugman from Snyk Research Team

Introduced: 17 Nov 2022

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

How to fix?

Avoid using aes44 altogether.


aes44 is a malicious package. It leaks logins.json and key4.db (Firefox logins and encryption data) to a remote FTP server hosted on