Timing Attack Affecting org.apache.hive:hive-service Open this link in a new tab package, versions [,2.3.8)


0.0
medium
  • Attack Complexity

    High

  • Confidentiality

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHEHIVE-1085993

  • published

    16 Mar 2021

  • disclosed

    16 Mar 2021

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade org.apache.hive:hive-service to version 2.3.8 or higher.

Overview

org.apache.hive:hive-service is a package for reading, writing, and managing large datasets residing in distributed storage using SQL.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Timing Attack. The cookie signature verification used a non constant time comparison which is known to be vulnerable to timing attacks. This could allow recovery of another user's cookie signature.