CVE-2020-7924

NameCVE-2020-7924
DescriptionUsage of specific command line parameter in MongoDB Tools which was originally intended to just skip hostname checks, may result in MongoDB skipping all certificate validation. This may result in accepting invalid certificates.This issue affects: MongoDB Inc. MongoDB Database Tools 3.6 versions later than 3.6.5; 3.6 versions prior to 3.6.21; 4.0 versions prior to 4.0.21; 4.2 versions prior to 4.2.11; 100 versions prior to 100.2.0. MongoDB Inc. Mongomirror 0 versions later than 0.6.0.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs988021

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mongo-tools (PTS)stretch3.2.11-1vulnerable
sid, buster3.4.14-4vulnerable

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mongo-toolssource(unstable)(unfixed)988021

Notes

[buster] - mongo-tools <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[stretch] - mongo-tools <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://jira.mongodb.org/browse/TOOLS-2587

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