Arbitrary Code Execution

Affecting apache-airflow package, versions [,1.10.6)

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Overview

apache-airflow is a platform to programmatically author, schedule, and monitor workflows.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Arbitrary Code Execution. A malicious admin user could edit the state of objects in the Airflow metadata database to execute arbitrary javascript on certain page views. This also presented a Local File Disclosure vulnerability to any file readable by the webserver process.

Remediation

Upgrade apache-airflow to version 1.10.6 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

7.2
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    High
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Credit
Pawel.Kurylowicz, Frantisek Uhrecky, Marek Takac
CVE
CVE-2019-12417
CWE
CWE-94
Snyk ID
SNYK-PYTHON-APACHEAIRFLOW-474624
Disclosed
30 Oct, 2019
Published
31 Oct, 2019