CVE-2020-14306 Detail

Current Description

An incorrect access control flaw was found in the operator, openshift-service-mesh/istio-rhel8-operator all versions through 1.1.3. This flaw allows an attacker with a basic level of access to the cluster to deploy a custom gateway/pod to any namespace, potentially gaining access to privileged service account tokens. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to data confidentiality and integrity as well as system availability.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1850380 Issue Tracking 
https://github.com/maistra/istio-operator/pull/462 Patch  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-269 Improper Privilege Management cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-648 Incorrect Use of Privileged APIs Contributor acceptance level Red Hat, Inc.  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-14306
NVD Published Date:
09/16/2020
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2020
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.