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Security Advisories: MDE2OlNlY3VyaXR5QWR2aXNvcnlHSFNBLTloYzItdzlnZy1xNmp3

Malicious Package in boogeyman

All versions of boogeyman are considered malicious. This particular package would download a payload from, eval it to read ssh keys and the users .npmrc and send them to a private pastebin account.


This package was published to the npm Registry for a very short period of time. If you happen to find it in your environment you should revoke and rotate your ssh keys and your npm token.

Source: GitHub Advisory Database
Origin: Unspecified
Severity: Critical
Classification: General
Published: almost 4 years ago
Updated: over 1 year 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-9hc2-w9gg-q6jw
References: Blast Radius: 0.0

Affected Packages

Dependent packages: 2
Dependent repositories: 1
Downloads: 5 last month
Affected Version Ranges: >= 0.0.0
No known fixed version
All affected versions: