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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-7160

The Node.js inspector, in 6.x and later is vulnerable to a DNS rebinding attack which could be exploited to perform remote code execution. An attack is possible from malicious websites open in a web browser on the same computer, or another computer with network access to the computer running the Node.js process. A malicious website could use a DNS rebinding attack to trick the web browser to bypass same-origin-policy checks and to allow HTTP connections to localhost or to hosts on the local network. If a Node.js process with the debug port active is running on localhost or on a host on the local network, the malicious website could connect to it as a debugger, and get full code execution access.
Publish Date : 2018-05-17 Last Update Date : 2021-07-20
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 290

- Products Affected By CVE-2018-7160

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Nodejs Node.js * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Nodejs Node.js * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Nodejs Node.js 2

- References For CVE-2018-7160

https://nodejs.org/en/blog/vulnerability/march-2018-security-releases/ CONFIRM
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K63025104?utm_source=f5support&utm_medium=RSS CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-7160

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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