Overview :
X.509 certificates generated by the MongoDB Enterprise Kubernetes Operator may allow an attacker with access to the Kubernetes cluster improper access to MongoDB instances. Customers who do not use X.509 authentication, and those who do not use the Operator to generate their X.509 certificates are unaffected.

MongoDB Resource Security Fixes

Fixes CVE-2020-7922: Kubernetes Operator generates potentially insecure certificates

CVE description:
X.509 certificates generated by the MongoDB Enterprise Kubernetes Operator may allow an attacker with access to the Kubernetes cluster improper access to MongoDB instances. Customers who do not use X.509 authentication, and those who do not use the Operator to generate their X.509 certificates are unaffected.

Common Weakness Enumeration:
CWE-295: Improper Certificate Validation
CVSS score: 6.4
CVSS:3.1/AV:A/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N

Affected versions:

  • 1.0, 1.1
  • 1.2.0 – 1.2.4
  • 1.3.0 – 1.3.1
  • 1.4.0 – 1.4.4

Fixed Versions:

  • 1.4.5
  • 1.2.5

CVE-2020-7922

 

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