Bug 1868591 (CVE-2020-14359) - CVE-2020-14359 keycloak-gatekeeper: gatekeeper bypass via cURL when using lower case HTTP headers
Summary: CVE-2020-14359 keycloak-gatekeeper: gatekeeper bypass via cURL when using low...
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Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: CVE-2020-14359
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Blocks: 1835165
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Reported: 2020-08-13 08:33 UTC by Dhananjay Arunesh
Modified: 2021-04-08 13:53 UTC (History)
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A flaw was found in keycloak-gatekeeper. Lower case HTTP headers (via cURL) can bypass Gatekeeper and will still be accepted by some webservers, leaving the Jetty server without protection. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to data confidentiality and integrity as well as system availability.
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Last Closed: 2021-01-19 11:59:33 UTC


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Description Dhananjay Arunesh 2020-08-13 08:33:08 UTC
A vulnerability was found in keycloak, where on using lower case HTTP headers (via cURL) we can bypass our Gatekeeper. Lower case headers are also accepted by some webservers (e.g. Jetty). This means there is no protection when we put a Gatekeeper in front of a Jetty server and use lowercase headers.

References:
https://issues.jboss.org/browse/KEYCLOAK-14090

Comment 3 Paramvir jindal 2020-10-12 11:52:03 UTC
Acknowledgments:

Name: Mathijs Hondshorst and Erwin Rooijakkers (Mediquest)

Comment 5 Product Security DevOps Team 2021-01-19 11:59:33 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2020-14359


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