CVE-2018-3826 Detail

Current Description

In Elasticsearch versions 6.0.0-beta1 to 6.2.4 a disclosure flaw was found in the _snapshot API. When the access_key and security_key parameters are set using the _snapshot API they can be exposed as plain text by users able to query the _snapshot API.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
https://discuss.elastic.co/t/elastic-stack-6-3-0-and-5-6-10-security-update/135777 Vendor Advisory 
https://www.elastic.co/community/security Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-311 Missing Encryption of Sensitive Data cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor Reference acceptance level Elastic  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-3826
NVD Published Date:
09/19/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019
Source:
Elastic