CVE-2020-9491 Detail

Current Description

In Apache NiFi 1.2.0 to 1.11.4, the NiFi UI and API were protected by mandating TLS v1.2, as well as listening connections established by processors like ListenHTTP, HandleHttpRequest, etc. However intracluster communication such as cluster request replication, Site-to-Site, and load balanced queues continued to support TLS v1.0 or v1.1.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r2d9c21f9ec35d66f2bb42f8abe876dabd786166b6284e9a33582c718@%3Ccommits.nifi.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/re48582efe2ac973f8cff55c8b346825cb491c71935e15ab2d61ef3bf@%3Ccommits.nifi.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://nifi.apache.org/security#CVE-2020-9491 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-326 Inadequate Encryption Strength cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-9491
NVD Published Date:
10/01/2020
NVD Last Modified:
10/05/2020
Source:
Apache Software Foundation