Timing Attack Affecting generator-jhipster Open this link in a new tab package, versions >=2.0.1 <2.23.0

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  • published

    28 Mar 2017

  • disclosed

    5 Oct 2015

  • credit

    Marcel Klemenz

Introduced: 5 Oct 2015

CWE-208 Open this link in a new tab

How to fix?

Upgrade generator-jhipster to version 2.23.0 or higher.


generator-jhipster is a Spring Boot + Angular in one handy generator. Affected versions of the package are vulnerable to Timing Attack which occurs due Token Validation.