Critical “Netmask” npm Package Flaw Affects Hundreds of Thousands of Applications

Cybersecurity researchers Victor Viale, Sick Codes, Nick Sahler, Kelly Kaoudis, and John Jackson have recently detected a severe networking vulnerability in the Netmask npm package. In general, the apps use the Netmask to parse IPv4 addresses, and the CIDR relates them. Apart from this, the component has procured more than 238 million downloads till now […] The post Critical “Netmask” npm Package Flaw Affects Hundreds of Thousands of Applications appeared first on GBHackers On Security.

Critical “Netmask” npm Package Flaw Affects Hundreds of Thousands of Applications
Netmask npm Package Flaw

Cybersecurity researchers Victor Viale, Sick Codes, Nick Sahler, Kelly Kaoudis, and John Jackson have recently detected a severe networking vulnerability in the Netmask npm package. In general, the apps use the Netmask to parse IPv4 addresses, and the CIDR relates them. Apart from this, the component has procured more than 238 million downloads till now […]

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