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CVE-2022-1706 Detail

Current Description

A vulnerability was found in Ignition where ignition configs are accessible from unprivileged containers in VMs running on VMware products. This issue is only relevant in user environments where the Ignition config contains secrets. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to data confidentiality. Possible workaround is to not put secrets in the Ignition config.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2082274 Issue Tracking  Vendor Advisory 
https://github.com/coreos/ignition/commit/4b70b44b430ecf8377a276e89b5acd3a6957d4ea Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/coreos/ignition/issues/1300 Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/coreos/ignition/issues/1315 Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/coreos/ignition/pull/1350 Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/LY7LKGMQMXV6DGD263YQHNSLOJJ5VLV5/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/NP765L7TJI7CD4XVOHUWZVRYRH3FYBOR/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/T5QQXRGQKTN4YX2ZF3GQNEBDEOKJGCN3/

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-863 Incorrect Authorization cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor Contributor acceptance level Red Hat, Inc.  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2022-1706
NVD Published Date:
05/17/2022
NVD Last Modified:
05/25/2022
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.