CVSS 3.1 Score 8.7 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 23, 2024


CVE-2024-26150 is a vulnerability found in the @backstage/backend-common library, which is used for backends in Backstage developer portals. Versions prior to 0.21.1, 0.20.2, and 0.19.10 are affected by this vulnerability. The issue arises from inadequate path checks in the resolveSafeChildPath utility, potentially allowing attackers to exploit path traversal vulnerabilities if they can inject symlinks. The vulnerability has been patched in the mentioned versions of @backstage/backend-common. This vulnerability has a high severity rating with a base score of 8.7 and impacts both integrity and confidentiality. The exploitability score is 2.3, indicating a moderate level of difficulty for potential attackers, while the attack vector is through the network and requires high privileges to execute.

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