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vulnerability alert 27991

Node.js knightjs: directory traversal

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can traverse directories of Node.js knightjs, in order to read a file outside the service root path.
Vulnerable software: Nodejs Modules ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: data reading.
Attacker's origin: internet client.
Creation date: 10/12/2018.
Références of this computer vulnerability: VIGILANCE-VUL-27991.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can traverse directories of Node.js knightjs, in order to read a file outside the service root path.
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