Incorrect scoping of kill operations in MongoDB Server's packaged SysV init scripts allow users with write access to the PID file to insert arbitrary PIDs to be killed when the root user stops the MongoDB process via SysV init. This issue affects MongoDB Server v4.0 versions prior to 4.0.11; MongoDB Server v3.6 versions prior to 3.6.14; MongoDB Server v3.4 versions prior to 3.4.22.
Published 2019-08-30 15:15:11
Updated 2024-01-23 15:15:11
Source MongoDB, Inc.
View at NVD,   CVE.org
Vulnerability category: Input validation

Threat overview for CVE-2019-2389

Top countries where our scanners detected CVE-2019-2389
Top open port discovered on systems with this issue 27017
IPs affected by CVE-2019-2389 6,942
Threat actors abusing to this issue? Yes
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2019-2389

0.04%
Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 10 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2019-2389

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen
1.9
LOW AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
3.4
2.9
NIST
5.3
MEDIUM CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:H
0.8
4.0
MongoDB, Inc.
4.2
MEDIUM CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
0.6
3.6
NIST

CWE ids for CVE-2019-2389

  • The product receives input or data, but it does not validate or incorrectly validates that the input has the properties that are required to process the data safely and correctly.
    Assigned by: nvd@nist.gov (Primary)
  • The product specifies permissions for a security-critical resource in a way that allows that resource to be read or modified by unintended actors.
    Assigned by: cna@mongodb.com (Secondary)

References for CVE-2019-2389

Products affected by CVE-2019-2389

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