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1597069: CVE-2018-10884 ansible-tower: CSRF in awx/api/ allows for hijacking of the authtoken cookie

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Ansible Tower before versions 3.1.8 and 3.2.6 is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery (CSRF) in awx/api/ An attacker could exploit this by tricking already authenticated users into visiting a malicious site and hijacking the authtoken cookie.

Find out more about CVE-2018-10884 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

CVSS3 Base Score 8.8
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Ansible Tower 3 for RHEL 7 ansible-tower-server Affected


This issue was discovered by Chris Meyers (Red Hat).
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