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Vulnerability of Drupal Open Social: privilege escalation via social_auth_extra

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via social_auth_extra of Drupal Open Social, in order to escalate his privileges.
Vulnerable products: Drupal Modules ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 27/01/2021.
Références of this bulletin: DRUPAL-SA-CONTRIB-2021-001, VIGILANCE-VUL-34422.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via social_auth_extra of Drupal Open Social, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This computer weakness impacts software or systems such as Drupal Modules ~ not comprehensive.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this vulnerability note is medium.

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

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity threat.

Solutions for this threat 

Drupal Open Social: versions 8.x-8.10 and 8.x-9.8.
Versions 8.x-8.10 and 8.x-9.8 are fixed:
  https://www.drupal.org/download
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