Man-in-the-Middle (MitM) Affecting wdm package, versions <0.1.1



    Attack Complexity High
    User Interaction Required
    Confidentiality High
    Integrity High

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-RUBY-WDM-20416
  • published 1 Aug 2017
  • disclosed 7 Jul 2015
  • credit Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade wdm to version 0.1.1 or higher.


wdm is a library which can be used to monitor directories for changes. It's mostly implemented in C and uses the Win32 API for a better performance. Affected versions of the package are vulnerable to Man-in-the-Middle (MitM). You can read more about Man-in-the-Middle (MitM) on our blog.