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CVE-2018-8016 Detail

Current Description

The default configuration in Apache Cassandra 3.8 through 3.11.1 binds an unauthenticated JMX/RMI interface to all network interfaces, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary Java code via an RMI request. This issue is a regression of CVE-2015-0225. The regression was introduced in https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CASSANDRA-12109. The fix for the regression is implemented in https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CASSANDRA-14173. This fix is contained in the 3.11.2 release of Apache Cassandra.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/bafb9060bbdf958a1c15ba66c68531116fba4a83858a2796254da066@%3Cuser.cassandra.apache.org%3E Mailing List Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-306 Missing Authentication for Critical Function NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:cassandra:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
3.8
Up to (including)
3.11.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-8016
NVD Published Date:
06/28/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019