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CVE-2019-11340 Detail

Current Description

util/emailutils.py in Matrix Sydent before 1.0.2 mishandles registration restrictions that are based on e-mail domain, if the allowed_local_3pids option is enabled. This occurs because of potentially unwanted behavior in Python, in which an email.utils.parseaddr call on user@bad.example.net@good.example.com returns the user@bad.example.net substring.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.9 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 2.2


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/matrix-org/sydent/commit/4e1cfff53429c49c87d5c457a18ed435520044fc Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/matrix-org/sydent/compare/7c002cd...09278fb Patch Third Party Advisory
https://matrix.org/blog/2019/04/18/security-update-sydent-1-0-2/ Release Notes Vendor Advisory
https://twitter.com/matrixdotorg/status/1118934335963500545 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:matrix:sydent:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
1.0.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-11340
NVD Published Date:
04/19/2019
NVD Last Modified:
04/22/2019