Debian Security Advisory

DLA-3386-1 grunt -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
06 Apr 2023
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-0436.
More information:

It was discovered that there was a potential path-traversal vulnerability in GruntJS, a multipurpose task runner and build system tool. This could have been exploited via malicious symlinks.

  • CVE-2022-0436

    Path Traversal in GitHub repository gruntjs/grunt prior to 1.5.2.

For Debian 10 Buster, this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.1-8+deb10u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your grunt packages.

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