Opscode chef up to 0.8.10 User Account access control

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A vulnerability was found in Opscode chef up to 0.8.10. It has been rated as critical. Affected by this issue is an unknown code block of the component User Account. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-264. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

chef-server-api/app/controllers/users.rb in the API in Chef before 0.9.0 does not require administrative privileges for the create, destroy, and update methods, which allows remote authenticated users to manage user accounts via requests to the /users URI.

The weakness was shared 08/08/2012 (Website). The advisory is available at github.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2010-5142 since 08/08/2012. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be launched remotely. The requirement for exploitation is a simple authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. This vulnerability is assigned to T1068 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

Upgrading to version 0.7.14 eliminates this vulnerability.

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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264
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Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: chef 0.7.14
Patch: github.com

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Advisory: c3bb41f727fbe00e5de719d687757b24c8dcdfc8
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2010-5142 (🔍)

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Created: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM
Updated: 12/07/2021 01:37 PM
Changes: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM (48), 02/19/2019 11:39 AM (2), 12/07/2021 01:37 PM (4)
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