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Improper Preservation of Permissions


Severity High
Score 7.6/10


In Hazelcast versions through 4.1.10, 4.2-BETA-1 through 4.2.8, 5.0-BETA-1 through 5.0.5, 5.1-BETA-1 through 5.1.7, 5.2-BETA-1 through 5.2.4, and 5.3.0-BETA-1 through 5.3.4, some client operations don't check permissions properly, allowing authenticated users to access data stored in the cluster.

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  • HIGH
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CWE-281 - Improper Preservation of Permissions

The software does not preserve permissions or incorrectly preserves permissions when copying, restoring, or sharing objects, which can cause them to have less restrictive permissions than intended.

Advisory Timeline

  • Published