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CVE-2022-23551 Detail


aad-pod-identity assigns Azure Active Directory identities to Kubernetes applications and has now been deprecated as of 24 October 2022. The NMI component in AAD Pod Identity intercepts and validates token requests based on regex. In this case, a token request made with backslash in the request (example: `/metadata/identity\oauth2\token/`) would bypass the NMI validation and be sent to IMDS allowing a pod in the cluster to access identities that it shouldn't have access to. This issue has been fixed and has been included in AAD Pod Identity release version 1.8.13. If using the AKS pod-managed identities add-on, no action is required. The clusters should now be running the version 1.8.13 release.


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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/Azure/aad-pod-identity/commit/7e01970391bde6c360d077066ca17d059204cb5d Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/Azure/aad-pod-identity/releases/tag/v1.8.13 Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/Azure/aad-pod-identity/security/advisories/GHSA-p82q-rxpm-hjpc Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-1259 Improper Restriction of Security Token Assignment Contributor acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  
CWE-863 Incorrect Authorization Contributor acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  

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