CVE-2020-4059 Detail

Current Description

In mversion before 2.0.0, there is a command injection vulnerability. This issue may lead to remote code execution if a client of the library calls the vulnerable method with untrusted input. This vulnerability is patched by version 2.0.0. Previous releases are deprecated in npm. As a workaround, make sure to escape git commit messages when using the commitMessage option for the update function.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score matches with CNA score
CNA:  GitHub, Inc.
Base Score:  7.3 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L


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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/mikaelbr/mversion/commit/6c76c9efd27c7ff5a5c6f187e8b7a435c4722338 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/mikaelbr/mversion/security/advisories/GHSA-qjg4-w4c6-f6c6 Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-77 Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in a Command ('Command Injection') Provider acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-4059
NVD Published Date:
06/18/2020
NVD Last Modified:
06/28/2020
Source:
MITRE