#VU48936 Server-Side Request Forgery (SSRF) in Apache Airflow

Published: 2020-12-11

Vulnerability identifier: #VU48936

Vulnerability risk: Medium


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-17513


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Apache Airflow
Web applications / Modules and components for CMS

Vendor: Apache Foundation


The disclosed vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform SSRF attacks.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted HTTP request and trick the application to initiate requests to arbitrary systems.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker gain access to sensitive data, located in the local network or send malicious requests to other servers from the vulnerable system.

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Vulnerable software versions

Apache Airflow: - 1.10.12


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