CVE-2020-8492 Denial of Service vulnerability in StarWind products
Title: CVE-2020-8492 Denial of Service vulnerability in StarWind products
Note: StarWind will continue to update this vulnerability as new information becomes available.
Vulnerability ID: SW-20220506-0007
Python 2.7 through 2.7.17, 3.5 through 3.5.9, 3.6 through 3.6.10, 3.7 through 3.7.6, and 3.8 through 3.8.1 allows an HTTP server to conduct Regular Expression Denial of Service (ReDoS) attacks against a client because of urllib.request.AbstractBasicAuthHandler catastrophic backtracking.
HTTP server to conduct Regular Expression Denial of Service (ReDoS) attack
|CVE||CVSS 2.0 Score||CVSS 3.x Score|
StarWind Command Center build 6003 v2
SAN&NAS Version 1.0 Update 1 (build 1381)
Not affected products:
StarWind SAN&NAS build 1064
StarWind Command Center build 5871
StarWind Command Center build 5856
StarWind Command Center build 5650
StarWind Command Center build 4992
StarWind VSAN for Hyper-V (all versions)
StarWind VTL component (all versions for Windows Server)
StarWind V2V (all versions)
StarWind Tape Redirector component (all versions)
StarWind Deduplication Analyzer (all versions)
StarWind rPerf (all versions)
StarWind iSCSI Accelerator (all versions)
StarWind NVMe-oF Initiator (all versions)
Software Versions and Fixes
Fixed in StarWind Command Center v2 build 7024
There is no fix for SAN & NAS yet. Please stay tuned for updates
Update StarWind Command Center to the build 7024 or higher.
There is no workaround for SAN & NAS yet. Please stay tuned for updates
Obtaining Software Fixes
Software updates will be available in StarWind release notes – https://www.starwindsoftware.com/release-notes-build. To update the software, perform the steps described at the following link – https://knowledgebase.starwindsoftware.com/guidance/upgrading-from-any-starwind-version-to-any-starwind-version/ or contact support to perform an update. You can submit a support request using the following link https://www.starwindsoftware.com/support-form or contact Support directly via email email@example.com or via phone +1 617 829 4499.
Status of Notice
Final for Command Center
Interim for SAN&NAS
StarWind will continue to update information regarding this vulnerability as new details become available.
This vulnerability article should be considered as the single source of current, up-to-date, authorized and accurate information posted by StarWind Software.
|1.0||2022-05-06||Initial Public Release|