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VMware SaltStack (CVE-2020-16846): Unauthenticated shell injections on Salt API via SSH client

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VMware SaltStack (CVE-2020-16846): Unauthenticated shell injections on Salt API via SSH client

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/03/2020
Created
11/12/2020
Added
11/11/2020
Modified
11/18/2020

Description

An issue was discovered in SaltStack Salt through 3002. Sending crafted web requests to the Salt API, with the SSH client enabled, can result in shell injection.

Solution(s)

  • saltstack-upgrade-latest-version

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