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computer vulnerability note CVE-2018-17196

Apache Kafka: privilege escalation via Produce Request

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Produce Request of Apache Kafka, in order to escalate his privileges.
Vulnerable software: Kafka.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: user access/rights.
Attacker's origin: user account.
Creation date: 11/07/2019.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2018-17196, VIGILANCE-VUL-29749.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Produce Request of Apache Kafka, in order to escalate his privileges.
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