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Incorrect Authorization


Severity Medium
Score 6.8/10


In Apache Ozone versions prior to 1.2.0, Authenticated users knowing the ID of an existing block can craft specific request allowing access those blocks, bypassing other security checks like ACL.

  • HIGH
  • HIGH
  • NONE
  • LOW
  • HIGH
  • NONE

CWE-863 - Incorrect Authorization

Authorization is a security mechanism performed by an application to grant or deny access to the requested resources by verifying the privileges of the user. When an application lacks effective authorization mechanisms, it enables unauthorized users to gain unintended privileges and illegitimate access to resources. Such a vulnerability may result in exposure of sensitive information, denial of service, arbitrary code execution, and complete system takeover.

Advisory Timeline

  • Published