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CVE-2017-12612 Detail

Current Description

In Apache Spark 1.6.0 until 2.1.1, the launcher API performs unsafe deserialization of data received by its socket. This makes applications launched programmatically using the launcher API potentially vulnerable to arbitrary code execution by an attacker with access to any user account on the local machine. It does not affect apps run by spark-submit or spark-shell. The attacker would be able to execute code as the user that ran the Spark application. Users are encouraged to update to version 2.2.0 or later.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 1.8


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): Low
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100823 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/spark-dev/201709.mbox/%3CCAEccTyy-1yYuhdNgkBUg0sr9NeaZSrBKkBePdTNZbxXZNTAR-g%40mail.gmail.com%3E Mailing List Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Deserialization of Untrusted Data (CWE-502)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spark:1.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spark:1.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spark:1.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spark:1.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spark:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spark:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spark:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spark:2.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spark:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-12612
NVD Published Date:
09/13/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/26/2017