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Vulnerability of Node.js lodash: privilege escalation via Prototype Pollution

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Prototype Pollution of Node.js lodash, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted software: IBM API Connect, Nodejs Modules ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 14/02/2019.
Références of this announce: CVE-2018-16487, ibm10958783, NPM-782, VIGILANCE-VUL-28516.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Prototype Pollution of Node.js lodash, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This vulnerability bulletin impacts software or systems such as IBM API Connect, Nodejs Modules ~ not comprehensive.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security note is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity note.

Solutions for this threat 

Node.js lodash: version 4.17.11.
The version 4.17.11 is fixed:
  https://www.npmjs.com/package/lodash

IBM API Connect: patch for Node.js.
A patch is indicated in information sources.
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