Downloads Resources over HTTPselenium-binaries
Affected versions of
selenium-binaries insecurely download an executable over an unencrypted HTTP connection.
In scenarios where an attacker has a privileged network position, it is possible to intercept the response and replace the executable with a malicious one, resulting in code execution on the system running
No fix is currently available for this vulnerability.
The best mitigation currently available is to use an alternate package, such as selenium-webdriver, the official selenium bindings for node.js.
publishedAdvisory publishedDec 18th, 2016
reportedInitial report by Adam BaldwinNov 30th, 2016