CVE-ID

CVE-2017-12636

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
CouchDB administrative users can configure the database server via HTTP(S). Some of the configuration options include paths for operating system-level binaries that are subsequently launched by CouchDB. This allows an admin user in Apache CouchDB before 1.7.0 and 2.x before 2.1.1 to execute arbitrary shell commands as the CouchDB user, including downloading and executing scripts from the public internet.
References
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Assigning CNA
Apache Software Foundation
Date Entry Created
20170807 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Assigned (20170807)
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Proposed (Legacy)
N/A
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