Descriptionminimist before 1.2.2 could be tricked into adding or modifying properties of Object.prototype using a "constructor" or "__proto__" payload.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs953762

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
node-minimist (PTS)buster, stretch1.2.0-1vulnerable
bullseye, sid1.2.5-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[buster] - node-minimist <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[stretch] - node-minimist <ignored> (Nodejs in stretch not covered by security support)
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