Hidden Directories Leakage Affecting inert package, versions <1.1.1



    Attack Complexity Low
    Availability High

    Threat Intelligence

    EPSS 0.17% (54th percentile)
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7.5 high

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  • Snyk ID npm:inert:20141215
  • published 15 Dec 2014
  • disclosed 15 Dec 2014
  • credit Gil Pedersen

How to fix?

Upgrade inert to version 1.1.1 or higher.


inert is a static file and directory handlers plugin for hapi.js.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Hidden Directories Leakage. The inert directory handler always allows files in hidden directories to be served, even when showHidden is false.