Information Exposure Affecting ghost Open this link in a new tab package, versions <0.5.9

  • Attack Complexity


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  • snyk-id


  • published

    30 May 2017

  • disclosed

    2 Mar 2015

  • credit

    Matteo Beccaro

How to fix?

Upgrade ghost to version 0.5.9 or higher.


ghost is Just a blogging platform. Affected versions of the package are vulnerable to Bearer token leakage, due to storing it in the localStorage of the browser. If used alongside a Cross-site Scripting (XSS) attack, a malicious user may hijack the user session.