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NOTICE UPDATED - April, 25th 2024

NIST has updated the NVD program announcement page with additional information regarding recent concerns and the temporary delays in enrichment efforts.

CVE-2023-36475 Detail


Parse Server is an open source backend that can be deployed to any infrastructure that can run Node.js. Prior to versions 5.5.2 and 6.2.1, an attacker can use a prototype pollution sink to trigger a remote code execution through the MongoDB BSON parser. A patch is available in versions 5.5.2 and 6.2.1.


CVSS 4.0 Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/parse-community/parse-server/commit/3dd99dd80e27e5e1d99b42844180546d90c7aa90 Patch 
https://github.com/parse-community/parse-server/commit/5fad2928fb8ee17304abcdcf259932f827d8c81f Patch 
https://github.com/parse-community/parse-server/issues/8674 Issue Tracking  Patch 
https://github.com/parse-community/parse-server/issues/8675 Issue Tracking  Patch 
https://github.com/parse-community/parse-server/releases/tag/5.5.2 Release Notes 
https://github.com/parse-community/parse-server/releases/tag/6.2.1 Release Notes 
https://github.com/parse-community/parse-server/security/advisories/GHSA-462x-c3jw-7vr6 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-1321 Improperly Controlled Modification of Object Prototype Attributes ('Prototype Pollution') Contributor acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  

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GitHub, Inc.