Arbitrary Code Injection Affecting mobile-icon-resizer Open this link in a new tab package, versions <0.4.3

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  • published

    1 May 2017

  • disclosed

    8 Apr 2016

  • credit

    Cristian-Alexandru Staicu, Michael Pradel, Ben Livshits

Introduced: 8 Apr 2016

CWE-94 Open this link in a new tab

How to fix?

Upgrade mobile-icon-resizer to version 0.4.3 or higher.


mobile-icon-resizer is a tool used to resize iOS and Android application icons in batch.

Affected versions of the package are vulnerable to Arbitrary Code Injection due to unsafe use of the eval() function. Node.js provides the eval() function by default, and is used to translate strings into Javascript code. An attacker can craft a malicious payload to inject arbitrary commands.