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CVE-2021-22205 Detail

Description

An issue has been discovered in GitLab CE/EE affecting all versions starting from 11.9. GitLab was not properly validating image files that were passed to a file parser which resulted in a remote command execution.


Metrics

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CVSS 4.0 Severity and Vector Strings:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/164768/GitLab-Unauthenticated-Remote-ExifTool-Command-Injection.html Exploit  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/164994/GitLab-13.10.2-Remote-Code-Execution.html Exploit  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://gitlab.com/gitlab-org/cves/-/blob/master/2021/CVE-2021-22205.json Vendor Advisory 
https://gitlab.com/gitlab-org/gitlab/-/issues/327121 Broken Link 
https://hackerone.com/reports/1154542 Permissions Required  Third Party Advisory 

This CVE is in CISA's Known Exploited Vulnerabilities Catalog

Reference CISA's BOD 22-01 and Known Exploited Vulnerabilities Catalog for further guidance and requirements.

Vulnerability Name Date Added Due Date Required Action
GitLab Community and Enterprise Editions Remote Code Execution Vulnerability 11/03/2021 11/17/2021 Apply updates per vendor instructions.

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-94 Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2021-22205
NVD Published Date:
04/23/2021
NVD Last Modified:
07/12/2022
Source:
GitLab Inc.