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Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in a Command ('Command Injection')


Severity High
Score 8.8/10


In the fix for CVE-2022-24697, a blacklist is used to filter user input commands. But there is a risk of being bypassed. The user can control the command by controlling the "kylin.engine.spark-cmd" parameter of "conf". This Issue affects versions 2.0.0 through 4.0.2.

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CWE-77 - Command Injection

A command injection attack involves injecting an operating system command through the data input, which gets executed on the host operating system with the privileges of the victimized application. The impact of a command injection attack may range from loss of data confidentiality and integrity to unauthorized remote access to the hosting system. The attack may cause serious data breaches and system takeover.

Advisory Timeline

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