Missing Authorization in Matrix Javascript SDK



Published: 2023-04-14
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2023-29529
CWE-ID CWE-862
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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Matrix Javascript SDK
Web applications / JS libraries

Vendor Matrix.org

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.

1) Missing Authorization

EUVDB-ID: #VU75115

Risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2023-29529

CWE-ID:

Exploit availability:

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass authorization checks.

The vulnerability exists due to invisible eavesdropping in group calls. A remote user can eavesdrop on the video and audio of participants.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Matrix Javascript SDK: 24.0.0

Fixed software versions

CPE2.3 External links

http://github.com/matrix-org/matrix-js-sdk/security/advisories/GHSA-6g67-q39g-r79q


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?



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