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Vulnerable Package

Description

Some programs that you are using may have known vulnerabilities. The presence of these vulnerable packages in your server configuration poses a significant risk, as attackers may exploit these weaknesses to access sensitive data or compromise system integrity. Depending on your operating system and configuration, you may be vulnerable to this CVE.

Remediation

To address this issue, regularly update your packages. Prioritize patching or upgrading the affected packages based on the severity and exploitability of the vulnerabilities. In cases where immediate patching is not feasible, consider implementing compensatory controls or workarounds to mitigate the risk.

REST Specific

Asp.net

Ensure all NuGet packages are updated to their latest secure versions. Use the NuGet Package Manager to review and update packages.

Ruby on rails

Update all gem dependencies to versions without known vulnerabilities using the 'bundle update' command.

Next.js

Upgrade to the latest version of Next.js that has patched known vulnerabilities by updating your 'package.json' file.

Laravel

Update Laravel and its dependencies by using Composer to ensure you have the latest security patches.

Express.js

Update Express.js and related packages to the latest versions using npm to mitigate known vulnerabilities.

Django

Use pip to upgrade Django to the latest secure version that has patched known vulnerabilities.

Symfony

Regularly update Symfony components using Composer to the latest versions to fix known security issues.

Spring boot

Ensure all Maven or Gradle dependencies are up-to-date with the latest security patches in your 'pom.xml' or 'build.gradle' files.

Flask

Update Flask and its extensions using pip to incorporate security fixes from newer versions.

Nuxt

Upgrade Nuxt.js to the latest version by updating the version in 'package.json' and running npm update.

Configuration

Identifier: information_disclosure/potential_cve

Examples

Ignore this check

{
"checks": {
"information_disclosure/potential_cve": {
"skip": true
}
}
}

Score

  • Escape Severity: MEDIUM

Compliance

Classification

Score

  • CVSS_VECTOR: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N/E:H/RL:O/RC:C
  • CVSS_SCORE: 7.2