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CVE-2024-24569 Detail


The Pixee Java Code Security Toolkit is a set of security APIs meant to help secure Java code. `ZipSecurity#isBelowCurrentDirectory` is vulnerable to a partial-path traversal bypass. To be vulnerable to the bypass, the application must use toolkit version <=1.1.1, use ZipSecurity as a guard against path traversal, and have an exploit path. Although the control still protects attackers from escaping the application path into higher level directories (e.g., /etc/), it will allow "escaping" into sibling paths. For example, if your running path is /my/app/path you an attacker could navigate into /my/app/path-something-else. This vulnerability is patched in 1.1.2.


CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

Base Score:  4.8 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  GitHub, Inc.
Base Score:  5.4 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/pixee/java-security-toolkit/blob/7c8e93e6fb2420fb6003c54a741e267c4f883bab/src/main/java/io/github/pixee/security/ZipSecurity.java#L82-L87 Product 
https://github.com/pixee/java-security-toolkit/commit/b885b03c9cfae53d62d239037f9654d973dd54d9 Patch 
https://github.com/pixee/java-security-toolkit/security/advisories/GHSA-qh4g-4m4w-jgv2 Exploit  Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-22 Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') Provider acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  

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GitHub, Inc.