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CVE-2024-23820 Detail

Description

OpenFGA, an authorization/permission engine, is vulnerable to a denial of service attack in versions prior to 1.4.3. In some scenarios that depend on the model and tuples used, a call to `ListObjects` may not release memory properly. So when a sufficiently high number of those calls are executed, the OpenFGA server can create an `out of memory` error and terminate. Version 1.4.3 contains a patch for this issue.


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:N/I:N/A:H

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  GitHub, Inc.
Base Score:  5.3 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/openfga/openfga/commit/908ac85c8b7769c8042cca31886df8db01976c39 Patch 
https://github.com/openfga/openfga/releases/tag/v1.4.3 Release Notes 
https://github.com/openfga/openfga/security/advisories/GHSA-rxpw-85vw-fx87 Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-401 Missing Release of Memory after Effective Lifetime cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-770 Allocation of Resources Without Limits or Throttling Provider acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2024-23820
NVD Published Date:
01/26/2024
NVD Last Modified:
02/01/2024
Source:
GitHub, Inc.