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CVE-2018-17244 Detail

Description

Elasticsearch Security versions 6.4.0 to 6.4.2 contain an error in the way request headers are applied to requests when using the Active Directory, LDAP, Native, or File realms. A request may receive headers intended for another request if the same username is being authenticated concurrently; when used with run as, this can result in the request running as the incorrect user. This could allow a user to access information that they should not have access to.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/20/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106318
https://discuss.elastic.co/t/elastic-stack-6-4-3-and-5-6-13-security-update/155594
https://www.elastic.co/community/security

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-17244
NVD Published Date:
12/20/2018
NVD Last Modified:
12/27/2018