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Vulnerability of Apache CouchDB: privilege escalation via HTTPS Database Server

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via HTTPS Database Server of Apache CouchDB, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted systems: Fedora.
Severity of this alert: 1/4.
Creation date: 16/03/2020.
Références of this alert: CVE-2018-11769, FEDORA-2020-83f513fd7e, VIGILANCE-VUL-31793.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via HTTPS Database Server of Apache CouchDB, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This computer threat note impacts software or systems such as Fedora.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this weakness alert is low.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of privileged account.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer weakness note.

Solutions for this threat 

Fedora 31: new couchdb packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 31: couchdb 3.0.0-1.fc31
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