Arbitrary Command Execution

Affecting salt package, versions [,2017.7.8), [2018.0.0, 2018.3.3)

Overview

salt is a software to automate the management and configuration of any infrastructure or application at scale.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Arbitrary Command Execution and Authentication Bypass via the salt-api.

Remediation

Upgrade salt to version 2017.7.8, 2018.3.3 or higher.

References

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CVSS Score

7.4
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    High
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    None
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N
Credit
Unknown
CVE
CVE-2018-15751
CWE
CWE-94
Snyk ID
SNYK-PYTHON-SALT-72538
Disclosed
24 Oct, 2018
Published
28 Oct, 2018