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computer vulnerability note 29099

Node.js express-brute: denial of service

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass request quota managed by Node.js express-brute, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Impacted systems: Nodejs Modules ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this alert: 1/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: denial of service on server, denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Pirate's origin: internet client.
Creation date: 19/04/2019.
Références of this alert: NPM-823, VIGILANCE-VUL-29099.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass request quota managed by Node.js express-brute, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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