Executive Summary

Summary
TitleCouchDB: Multiple vulnerabilities
Informations
NameGLSA-201812-06First vendor Publication2018-12-15
VendorGentooLast vendor Modification2018-12-15
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevisionN/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score9Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score10Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score8AuthenticationRequires single instance
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Detail

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in CouchDB, the worst of which could lead to the remote execution of code.

Background

Apache CouchDB is a distributed, fault-tolerant and schema-free document-oriented database.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in CouchDB. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code or escalate privileges.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

Gentoo has discontinued support for CouchDB and recommends that users unmerge the package:
# emerge --unmerge "dev-db/couchdb"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2018-11769 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-11769
[ 2 ] CVE-2018-8007 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-8007

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201812-06

Original Source

Url : http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201812-06.xml

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
50 %CWE-264Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls
50 %CWE-20Improper Input Validation

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application55

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2018-12-17Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-201812-06.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-08-22Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
File : freebsd_pkg_9b19b6dfa4be11e893660028f8d09152.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-08-17Name : The remote database server is potentially affected by a privilege escalation ...
File : couchdb_2_2_0.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-07-12Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
File : freebsd_pkg_1e54d140849311e8a7950028f8d09152.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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DateInformations
2018-12-15 21:19:03
  • First insertion