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Security Advisories: MDE2OlNlY3VyaXR5QWR2aXNvcnlHSFNBLTNjanYtNHBody1ndnZ2

Malicious Package in getcookies

The getcookies module contained a backdoor that would allow for a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the system running the malicious module.


This module should be uninstalled if found used within an application. In addition to removing the installed module, you will also want to evaluate your application to determine whether or not user data or systems were compromised.

Source: GitHub Advisory Database
Origin: Unspecified
Severity: Critical
Classification: General
Published: about 3 years ago
Updated: 9 months ago

CVSS Score: 9.8
CVSS vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Identifiers: GHSA-3cjv-4phw-gvvv

Affected Packages

Versions: >= 0
No known fixed version