Privilege Escalation Affecting org.elasticsearch:elasticsearch Open this link in a new tab package, versions [6.7.0,6.8.8) [7.0.0,7.6.2)


0.0
high
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • Confidentiality

    High

  • Integrity

    High

  • Availability

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JAVA-ORGELASTICSEARCH-564117

  • published

    1 Apr 2020

  • disclosed

    31 Mar 2020

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade org.elasticsearch:elasticsearch to version 6.8.8, 7.6.2 or higher.

Overview

org.elasticsearch:elasticsearch is a Distributed, RESTful Search Engine.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Privilege Escalation. An attacker who is able to generate an API key can perform a series of steps that result in an API key being generated with elevated privileges.