Information Exposure Affecting org.apache.geode:geode-core package, versions [,1.2.1)


0.0
medium

Snyk CVSS

    Attack Complexity High
    Availability High

    Threat Intelligence

    EPSS 0.05% (20th percentile)
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NVD
6.5 medium

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHEGEODE-30643
  • published 30 Oct 2017
  • disclosed 17 Jul 2017
  • credit Dan Smith

How to fix?

Upgrade org.apache.geode:geode-core to version 1.2.1 or higher.

Overview

Affected versions of org.apache.geode:geode-core are vulnerable to Information Exposure. When an Apache Geode cluster before v1.2.1 is operating in secure mode, an unauthenticated client can enter multi-user authentication mode and send metadata messages. These metadata operations could leak information about application data types. In addition, an attacker could perform a denial of service attack on the cluster.