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vulnerability 19250

Node.js Droppy: Cross Site Request Forgery

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery of Node.js Droppy, in order to force the victim to perform operations.
Vulnerable systems: Nodejs Modules ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Consequences of a hack: user access/rights.
Pirate's origin: internet client.
Creation date: 29/03/2016.
Références of this weakness: VIGILANCE-VUL-19250.

Description of the vulnerability

The Droppy module can be installed on Node.js.

However, the origin of queries is not checked. They can for example originate from an image included in an HTML document.

An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery of Node.js Droppy, in order to force the victim to perform operations.
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