DescriptionCouchDB administrative users can configure the database server via HTTP(S). Some of the configuration options include paths for operating system-level binaries that are subsequently launched by CouchDB. This allows an admin user in Apache CouchDB before 1.7.0 and 2.x before 2.1.1 to execute arbitrary shell commands as the CouchDB user, including downloading and executing scripts from the public internet.
Overall state of this security issue: Pending
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Openstack Cloud 6||couchdb||Affected|
|SUSE Openstack Cloud 7||couchdb||Affected|
|SUSE Storage 3||couchdb||Affected|
|SUSE Storage 4||couchdb||Affected|