Notification - Security Vulnerability - Please Read
Hello Zowe Users,
We were informed of a published vulnerability in NPM dependencies which affected Zowe CLI’s secure-credential-store during the time period of Nov 4th to Nov 5th. If you installed the plugin from npmjs.org during the vulnerable window of time via a direct command line install, you should follow the recommended resolution steps from the security advisory here: https://github.com/advisories/GHSA-g2q5-5433-rhrf. You are not affected if you downloaded the secure credential store plugin from zowe.org or a Zowe support conformant vendor (IBM or Broadcom). You are not affected if you downloaded from any source prior to Nov 4.
The following component versions were affected:
If you issued one of these commands Nov 4 or Nov 5, you should follow the above resolution steps:
“zowe plugins install @zowe/secure-credential-store-for-zowe-cli@zowe-v1-lts”
“zowe plugins install @zowe/secure-credential-store-for-zowe-cli@latest”
Hello Zowe Developers,
We found additional Zowe components which the above vulnerability affects at development time, during the same time period of Nov 4th - Nov 5th. There was a second hijacked dependency, https://github.com/veged/coa/issues/99, which contained the same exploit.
Conditions for vulnerability:
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