Information Exposure Affecting org.apache.kafka:kafka Open this link in a new tab package, versions [2.0.0,2.0.2) [2.1.0,2.1.2) [2.3.0,2.3.1)

  • Attack Complexity


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  • published

    15 Jan 2020

  • disclosed

    13 Jan 2020

  • credit

    Oleksandr Diachenko

How to fix?

Upgrade org.apache.kafka:kafka to version 2.0.2, 2.1.2, 2.3.1 or higher.


Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Information Exposure. Any client can issue a request to the same Connect cluster to obtain the connector's task configuration and the response will contain the plaintext secret rather than the externalised secrets variables.