Access Restriction Bypass Affecting org.apache.hive:hive-exec package, versions [,2.3.4) [3.1.0, 3.1.1)

  • Attack Complexity


  • Integrity


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  • published

    12 Nov 2018

  • disclosed

    8 Nov 2018

  • credit

    Mithun Radhakrishna

How to fix?

Upgrade org.apache.hive:hive-exec to version 2.3.4, 3.1.1 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 Access Restriction Bypass. Local resources on HiveServer2 machines are not properly protected against malicious user if ranger, sentry or sql standard authorizer is not in use.