CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2022-1157

Insertion of Sensitive Information into Log File

Published: Apr 11, 2022 | Modified: Apr 18, 2022
CVSS 3.x
2.4
LOW
Source:
NVD
CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2.x
3.5 LOW
AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu
MEDIUM

Missing sanitization of logged exception messages in all versions prior to 14.7.7, 14.8 prior to 14.8.5, and 14.9 prior to 14.9.2 of GitLab CE/EE causes potential sensitive values in invalid URLs to be logged

Weakness

Information written to log files can be of a sensitive nature and give valuable guidance to an attacker or expose sensitive user information.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Gitlab Gitlab * 14.7.7 (excluding)
Gitlab Gitlab 14.8.0 (including) 14.8.5 (excluding)
Gitlab Gitlab 14.9.0 (including) 14.9.2 (excluding)
Gitlab Ubuntu upstream *

Extended Description

While logging all information may be helpful during development stages, it is important that logging levels be set appropriately before a product ships so that sensitive user data and system information are not accidentally exposed to potential attackers. Different log files may be produced and stored for:

Potential Mitigations

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