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CVE-2023-38504 Detail

Description

Sails is a realtime MVC Framework for Node.js. In Sails apps prior to version 1.5.7,, an attacker can send a virtual request that will cause the node process to crash. This behavior was fixed in Sails v1.5.7. As a workaround, disable the sockets hook and remove the `sails.io.js` client.


Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score matches with CNA score
CNA:  GitHub, Inc.
Base Score:  7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/balderdashy/sails/commit/4a023dc5095a4b30fdc8535f705ed34cd22d2f7d Patch 
https://github.com/balderdashy/sails/pull/7287 Issue Tracking 
https://github.com/balderdashy/sails/releases/tag/v1.5.7 Release Notes 
https://github.com/balderdashy/sails/security/advisories/GHSA-gpw9-fwm8-7rx7 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-248 Uncaught Exception Provider acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2023-38504
NVD Published Date:
07/27/2023
NVD Last Modified:
08/03/2023
Source:
GitHub, Inc.