Arbitrary Files Access Affecting org.apache.hive:hive-exec package, versions [0.6.0, 2.3.3)

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  • published

    9 Apr 2018

  • disclosed

    5 Apr 2018

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How to fix?

Upgrade org.apache.hive:hive-exec to version 2.3.3 or higher.


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

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Arbitrary Files Access. A malicious user might use any xpath UDFs to expose the content of a file on the machine running HiveServer2 owned by a HiveServer2 user (usually hive) if hive.server2.enable.doAs=false.