CVE-2019-18802 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in Envoy 1.12.0. An untrusted remote client may send an HTTP header (such as Host) with whitespace after the header content. Envoy will treat "header-value " as a different string from "header-value" so for example with the Host header "example.com " one could bypass "example.com" matchers.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-03/msg00034.html
https://blog.envoyproxy.io Product 
https://github.com/envoyproxy/envoy/commits/master Patch 
https://github.com/envoyproxy/envoy/security/advisories/GHSA-356m-vhw2-wcm4 Exploit  Third Party Advisory 
https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/envoy-users Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-18802
NVD Published Date:
12/13/2019
NVD Last Modified:
08/24/2020
Source:
MITRE