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CVE-2016-10640 Detail

Current Description

node-thulac is a node binding for thulac. node-thulac downloads binary resources over HTTP, which leaves it vulnerable to MITM attacks. It may be possible to cause remote code execution (RCE) by swapping out the requested binary with an attacker controlled binary if the attacker is on the network or positioned in between the user and the remote server.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.1 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://nodesecurity.io/advisories/236 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-310 Cryptographic Issues NIST  
CWE-311 Missing Encryption of Sensitive Data HackerOne  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:geohey:node-thulac:-:*:*:*:*:node.js:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-10640
NVD Published Date:
06/04/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019