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CVE-2022-31102 Detail

Current Description

Argo CD is a declarative, GitOps continuous delivery tool for Kubernetes. Argo CD starting with 2.3.0 and prior to 2.3.6 and 2.4.5 is vulnerable to a cross-site scripting (XSS) bug which could allow an attacker to inject arbitrary JavaScript in the `/auth/callback` page in a victim's browser. This vulnerability only affects Argo CD instances which have single sign on (SSO) enabled. The exploit also assumes the attacker has 1) access to the API server's encryption key, 2) a method to add a cookie to the victim's browser, and 3) the ability to convince the victim to visit a malicious `/auth/callback` link. The vulnerability is classified as low severity because access to the API server's encryption key already grants a high level of access. Exploiting the XSS would allow the attacker to impersonate the victim, but would not grant any privileges which the attacker could not otherwise gain using the encryption key. A patch for this vulnerability has been released in the following Argo CD versions 2.4.5 and 2.3.6. There is currently no known workaround.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  6.1 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  GitHub, Inc.
Base Score:  2.6 LOW
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:R/S:C/C:N/I:L/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/argoproj/argo-cd/releases/tag/v2.3.6 Release Notes  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/argoproj/argo-cd/releases/tag/v2.4.5 Release Notes  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/argoproj/argo-cd/security/advisories/GHSA-pmjg-52h9-72qv Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') Provider acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2022-31102
NVD Published Date:
07/12/2022
NVD Last Modified:
07/20/2022
Source:
GitHub, Inc.