Gitea up to 1.7.5/1.8-RC2 repo/setting.go form.MirrorAddress input validation
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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in Gitea up to 1.7.5/1.8-RC2. Affected is an unknown code of the file repo/setting.go. The manipulation of the argument
form.MirrorAddress with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-20. This is going to have an impact on integrity. CVE summarizes:
repo/setting.go in Gitea before 1.7.6 and 1.8.x before 1.8-RC3 does not validate the form.MirrorAddress before calling SaveAddress.
The bug was discovered 04/12/2019. The weakness was published 04/15/2019. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2019-11228 since 04/13/2019. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. Technical details are known, but there is no available exploit.
The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 3 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k.
Upgrading to version 1.7.6 or 1.8-RC3 eliminates this vulnerability.
Similar entry is available at 133411.
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ExploitingClass: Privilege escalation
Status: Not defined
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Upgrade: Gitea 1.7.6/1.8-RC3
04/13/2019 +1 days 🔍
04/15/2019 +2 days 🔍
04/16/2019 +1 days 🔍
05/29/2020 +409 days 🔍
SourcesStatus: Not defined
CVE: CVE-2019-11228 (🔍)
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EntryCreated: 04/16/2019 10:30 AM
Updated: 05/29/2020 06:10 PM
Changes: (1) vulnerability_discoverydate
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