JetBrains Ktor up to 2.0.x File Download incomplete blacklist

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in JetBrains Ktor up to 2.0.x. This affects an unknown code block of the component File Download Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a incomplete blacklist vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-184. The product implements a protection mechanism that relies on a list of inputs (or properties of inputs) that are not allowed by policy or otherwise require other action to neutralize before additional processing takes place, but the list is incomplete, leading to resultant weaknesses. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

JetBrains Ktor before 2.1.0 was vulnerable to the Reflect File Download attack

The weakness was presented 08/12/2022. The advisory is shared at github.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2022-38179 since 08/12/2022. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1562.006 for this issue.

Upgrading to version 2.1.0 eliminates this vulnerability. Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at github.com. The best possible mitigation is suggested to be upgrading to the latest version.

See VDB-150773, VDB-165793, VDB-172525 and VDB-188095 for similar entries.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.4

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.0
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CNA Base Score: 4.7
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Class: Incomplete blacklist
CWE: CWE-184 / CWE-183 / CWE-20
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Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Countermeasuresinfo

Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Ktor 2.1.0
Patch: github.com

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Sourcesinfo

Advisory: github.com
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-38179 (🔍)
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Created: 08/12/2022 04:33 PM
Changes: 08/12/2022 04:33 PM (51)
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Cache ID: 35:762:40

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