Bug 1480886 (CVE-2014-8183) - CVE-2014-8183 foreman: models with a 'belongs_to' association to an Organization do not verify association belongs to that Organization
Summary: CVE-2014-8183 foreman: models with a 'belongs_to' association to an Organizat...
Alias: CVE-2014-8183
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1126838 1480887 1480888
Blocks: 1432305
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2017-08-12 17:04 UTC by Kurt Seifried
Modified: 2021-12-14 18:47 UTC (History)
16 users (show)

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It was found that foreman in Satellite 6 did not properly enforce access controls on certain resources. An attacker with access to the API and knowledge of the resource name can access resources in other organizations.
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Last Closed: 2021-10-21 11:55:48 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2018:0336 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: Satellite 6.3 security, bug fix, and enhancement update 2018-02-21 22:43:42 UTC

Description Kurt Seifried 2017-08-12 17:04:18 UTC
Eric Helms of Red Hat reports:

Users can access resources in other organizations via the API if they can guess the name of the resource as access restrictions are not properly enforced.

Comment 2 Kurt Seifried 2017-10-19 17:22:39 UTC

Name: Eric Helms (Red Hat)

Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2018-02-21 12:26:02 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Satellite 6.3 for RHEL 7

Via RHSA-2018:0336 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0336

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