Arbitrary Command Execution

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

high severity

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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Credit
Unknown
CVE
CVE-2018-15751
CWE
CWE-94
Snyk ID
SNYK-PYTHON-SALT-72538
Disclosed
24 Oct, 2018
Published
28 Oct, 2018