CVE-2020-8561

NameCVE-2020-8561
DescriptionA security issue was discovered in Kubernetes where actors that control the responses of MutatingWebhookConfiguration or ValidatingWebhookConfiguration requests are able to redirect kube-apiserver requests to private networks of the apiserver. If that user can view kube-apiserver logs when the log level is set to 10, they can view the redirected responses and headers in the logs.
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

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
kubernetes (PTS)bullseye1.20.5+really1.20.2-1fixed
bookworm, sid1.20.5+really1.20.2-1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
kubernetessourcebullseye(not affected)
kubernetessource(unstable)(unfixed)

Notes

[bullseye] - kubernetes <not-affected> (Kubernetes in Bullseye only ships the client)
Server components no longer built since 1.20.5+really1.20.2-1
https://github.com/kubernetes/kubernetes/issues/104720

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