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CVE-2019-2389 Detail

Current Description

Incorrect scoping of kill operations in MongoDB Server's packaged SysV init scripts allow users with write access to the PID file to insert arbitrary PIDs to be killed when the root user stops the MongoDB process via SysV init. This issue affects: MongoDB Inc. MongoDB Server v4.0 versions prior to 4.0.11; v3.6 versions prior to 3.6.14; v3.4 versions prior to 3.4.22.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 4.2 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  MongoDB, Inc.
Base Score: 5.3 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://jira.mongodb.org/browse/SERVER-40563 Issue Tracking Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  
CWE-732 Incorrect Permission Assignment for Critical Resource MongoDB, Inc.  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mongodb:mongodb:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
3.4.0
Up to (excluding)
3.4.22
 cpe:2.3:a:mongodb:mongodb:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
3.6.0
Up to (excluding)
3.6.14
 cpe:2.3:a:mongodb:mongodb:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
4.0.0
Up to (excluding)
4.0.11


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-2389
NVD Published Date:
08/30/2019
NVD Last Modified:
11/05/2019