Remote code execution in OpenShift Serverless

Published: 2022-04-12
Risk Critical
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2022-22963
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.
Vulnerable software
Red Hat OpenShift Serverless
Server applications / Virtualization software

Vendor Red Hat Inc.

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one critical risk vulnerability.

1) Code Injection

EUVDB-ID: #VU61754

Risk: Critical

CVSSv3.1: 9.3 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:F/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-22963

CWE-ID: CWE-94 - Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection')

Exploit availability: Yes


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation within the routing functionality when processing SpEL expressions. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted HTTP request and execute arbitrary code on the target system.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.


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Vulnerable software versions

Red Hat OpenShift Serverless: 1.0.0 - 1.21.0

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability. However, a fully functional exploit for this vulnerability is available.