Open Redirect Affecting kibana package, versions <5.6.5 >=6 <6.0.1



    Attack Complexity Low
    User Interaction Required
    Scope Changed

    Threat Intelligence

    EPSS 0.08% (33rd percentile)
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6.1 medium
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Red Hat
6.1 medium

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  • Snyk ID npm:kibana:20171206-1
  • published 22 Jan 2018
  • disclosed 6 Dec 2017
  • credit Unknown


Kibana is an open source (Apache Licensed), browser-based analytics and search dashboard for Elasticsearch.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Open Redirect.

The Kibana fix for CVE-2017-8451 was found to be incomplete. With X-Pack installed, Kibana versions before 6.0.1 and 5.6.5 have an open redirect vulnerability on the login page that would enable an attacker to craft a link that redirects to an arbitrary website.