#VU64047 Improper Authentication in Apache Airflow


Published: 2022-06-07

Vulnerability identifier: #VU64047

Vulnerability risk: High

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-13927

CWE-ID: CWE-287

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

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

Vendor: Apache Foundation

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass authentication process.

The vulnerability exists due to default setting for Airflow's Experimental API allow all API requests to be performed without authentication. A remote non-authenticated attacker can perform arbitrary API actions and eventually compromise the affected system.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Apache Airflow: 1.10.0 - 1.10.10


CPE

External links
http://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r23a81b247aa346ff193670be565b2b8ea4b17ddbc7a35fc099c1aadd%40%3Cdev.airflow.apache.org%3E
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/162908/Apache-Airflow-1.10.10-Remote-Code-Execution.html


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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