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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2021-20179

A flaw was found in pki-core. An attacker who has successfully compromised a key could use this flaw to renew the corresponding certificate over and over again, as long as it is not explicitly revoked. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to data confidentiality and integrity.
Publish Date : 2021-03-15 Last Update Date : 2021-03-24
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication ???
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 863

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2021:0851: pki-core security and bug fix update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20210851 unix
RHSA-2021:0966: pki-core:10.6 security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20210966 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2021-20179

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Dogtagpki Dogtagpki * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 32 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 33 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 34 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Redhat Certificate System 10.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 8.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Dogtagpki Dogtagpki 1
Fedoraproject Fedora 3
Redhat Certificate System 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux 2

- References For CVE-2021-20179

https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/message/HRE44N6P24AEDKRMWK7RPRLMCUUBRJII/
FEDORA FEDORA-2021-344dd24c84
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/message/DDOLFOLEIV7I4EUC3SCZBXL6E2ER7ZEN/
FEDORA FEDORA-2021-6c412a4601
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/message/R3I7BRAHLE2WWSY76W3CKFCF5WSSAE24/
FEDORA FEDORA-2021-c0d6637ca5
https://github.com/dogtagpki/pki/pull/3478
https://github.com/dogtagpki/pki/pull/3477
https://github.com/dogtagpki/pki/pull/3476
https://github.com/dogtagpki/pki/pull/3474
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1914379
https://github.com/dogtagpki/pki/pull/3475

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2021-20179

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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