|Category:||Web application abuses|
|Title:||Apache CouchDB < 2.3.0 Remote Privilege Escalation Vulnerability (Windows)|
|Summary:||This host is running CouchDB and is prone to a remote privilege escalation vulnerability.|
This host is running CouchDB and is prone to a remote privilege escalation vulnerability.
CouchDB allowed for runtime-configuration of key components of the database.
In some cases, this lead to vulnerabilities where CouchDB admin users could access the underlying operating system as the CouchDB user.
Together with other vulnerabilities, it allowed full system entry for unauthenticated users.
Apache CouchDB through version 2.2.0.
Update to version 2.3.0 or later.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-17188|
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