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Security Advisories: MDE2OlNlY3VyaXR5QWR2aXNvcnlHSFNBLWY3ZzQtZm00Yy01NG05
Malicious Package in yeoman-genrator
Version 2.0.2 of
yoeman-generator contains malicious code as a preinstall script. The package is malware designed to take advantage of users making a mistake when typing the name of a module to install. When installed, the package downloads a file from a remote server, executes it and opens a backdoor.
Any computer that has this package installed or running should be considered fully compromised. All secrets and keys stored on that computer should be rotated immediately from a different computer.
The package should be removed, but as full control of the computer may have been given to an outside entity, there is no guarantee that removing the package will remove all malicious software resulting from installing it.Permalink: https://github.com/advisories/GHSA-f7g4-fm4c-54m9
Source: GitHub Advisory Database
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
No known fixed version