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GitHub Enterprise Hardcoded Secret

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
03/15/2017
Created
02/03/2021
Added
02/03/2021
Modified
02/03/2021

Description

Github Enterprise versions 2.8.0 - 2.8.6 contains a vulnerability in the session management where a hard-coded secret was used. This could be abused to sign serialised objects and combined with another vulnerability in unsafe deserialisation it could lead to remote code execution.

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Solution(s)

  • github-enterprise-update-latest

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