Severity: high

Downloads Resources over HTTP

broccoli-closure

Overview

Affected versions of broccoli-closure 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 broccoli-closure.

Remediation

Update to version 1.3.1 or later.

Advisory timeline

  1. published

    Advisory published
    Jan 1st, 2017
  2. reported

    Dec 1st, 2016