Red Hat update for OpenShift Container Platform 3.9 cri-o

Published: 2019-11-07
Severity Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE ID CVE-2019-10214
CWE ID CWE-319
Exploitation vector Local network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform Subscribe
Vendor Red Hat Inc.

Security Advisory

This security advisory describes one low risk vulnerability.

1) Cleartext transmission of sensitive information

Severity: Low

CVSSv3: 3.8 [CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2019-10214

CWE-ID: CWE-319 - Cleartext Transmission of Sensitive Information

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to sensitive information.

The vulnerability exists due to containers/image library library does not enforce TLS connection by default. A remote attacker with ability to perform MitM attack can gain accecss to sensitive information.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform: 3.9

CPE External links

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3812

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the local network (LAN).

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.