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Vulnerability of Apache CouchDB: read-write access via Runtime Configuration

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass access restrictions via Runtime Configuration of Apache CouchDB, in order to read or alter data.
Impacted software: Fedora.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 1/4.
Creation date: 16/03/2020.
Références of this announce: CVE-2018-17188, FEDORA-2020-83f513fd7e, VIGILANCE-VUL-31792.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass access restrictions via Runtime Configuration of Apache CouchDB, in order to read or alter data.
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This threat bulletin impacts software or systems such as Fedora.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer threat bulletin 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 threat.

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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