Improper Access Control Affecting org.apache.hadoop:hadoop-common package, versions [2.6.0, 2.6.5) [2.7.0, 2.7.3)


0.0
high

Snyk CVSS

    Attack Complexity Low
    Confidentiality High
    Integrity High
    Availability High
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NVD
8.8 high

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHEHADOOP-30628
  • published 29 Nov 2016
  • disclosed 29 Nov 2016
  • credit Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade org.apache.hadoop:hadoop-common to version 2.6.5, 2.7.3 or higher.

Overview

org.apache.hadoop:hadoop-common is a framework that allows for the distributed processing of large data sets across clusters of computers using simple programming models.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Improper Access Control. A remote user who can authenticate with the HDFS NameNode can possibly run arbitrary commands with the same privileges as the HDFS service.