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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2020-11078

In httplib2 before version 0.18.0, an attacker controlling unescaped part of uri for `httplib2.Http.request()` could change request headers and body, send additional hidden requests to same server. This vulnerability impacts software that uses httplib2 with uri constructed by string concatenation, as opposed to proper urllib building with escaping. This has been fixed in 0.18.0.
Publish Date : 2020-05-20 Last Update Date : 2020-08-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 93

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2020:4605: resource-agents security and bug fix update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20204605 unix
RHSA-2020:5003: fence-agents security and bug fix update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20205003 unix
RHSA-2020:5004: resource-agents security and bug fix update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20205004 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2020-11078

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 8.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 31 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 32 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Httplib2 Project Httplib2 * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 1
Fedoraproject Fedora 2
Httplib2 Project Httplib2 1

- References For CVE-2020-11078

https://github.com/httplib2/httplib2/commit/a1457cc31f3206cf691d11d2bf34e98865873e9e
https://github.com/httplib2/httplib2/security/advisories/GHSA-gg84-qgv9-w4pq CONFIRM
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rc9eff9572946142b657c900fe63ea4bbd3535911e8d4ce4d08fe4b89@%3Ccommits.allura.apache.org%3E
MLIST [allura-commits] 20200521 [allura] branch master updated: Upgrade httplib2 for CVE-2020-11078
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/06/msg00000.html
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20200601 [SECURITY] [DLA 2232-1] python-httplib2 security update
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r23711190c2e98152cb6f216b95090d5eeb978543bb7e0bad22ce47fc@%3Cissues.beam.apache.org%3E
MLIST [beam-issues] 20200602 [jira] [Created] (BEAM-10180) Upgrade httplib2 to > 0.18.0 to resolve CVE-2020-11078
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/IXCX2AWROGWGY5GXR7VN3BKF34A2FO6J/
FEDORA FEDORA-2020-a7a15a9687
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/PZJ3D6JSM7CFZESZZKGUW2VX55BOSOXI/
FEDORA FEDORA-2020-37779a5c93
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rad8872fc99f670958c2774e2bf84ee32a3a0562a0c787465cf3dfa23@%3Cissues.beam.apache.org%3E
MLIST [beam-issues] 20200802 [jira] [Updated] (BEAM-10180) Upgrade httplib2 to > 0.18.0 to resolve CVE-2020-11078
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r69a462e690b5f2c3d418a288a2c98ae764d58587bd0b5d6ab141f25f@%3Cissues.beam.apache.org%3E
MLIST [beam-issues] 20200802 [jira] [Commented] (BEAM-10180) Upgrade httplib2 to > 0.18.0 to resolve CVE-2020-11078
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r4d35dac106fab979f0db75a07fc4e320ad848b722103e79667ff99e1@%3Cissues.beam.apache.org%3E
MLIST [beam-issues] 20200816 [jira] [Updated] (BEAM-10180) Upgrade httplib2 to > 0.18.0 to resolve CVE-2020-11078
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r7f364000066748299b331b615ba51c62f55ab5b201ddce9a22d98202@%3Cissues.beam.apache.org%3E
MLIST [beam-issues] 20200816 [jira] [Commented] (BEAM-10180) Upgrade httplib2 to > 0.18.0 to resolve CVE-2020-11078

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2020-11078

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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