Recently, NSFOCUS CERT monitored that GitLab officially issued a security notice, which fixed an unauthorized access vulnerability in Gitlab EE. In some cases, remote attackers with low privileges can change the name or path of a public top-level group beyond their authority. The CVSS score is 8.0. Affected users should take measures as soon as possible.
Vulnerability status for this update:
|Vulnerability Details||Vulnerability PoC||Vulnerability EXP||Utilization in the wilderness|
|Unpublished||Unpublished||Unpublished||Not currently present|
Scope of Impact
- 12.8<=GitLab EE<15.11.11
- 16.0<=GitLab EE<16.0.7
- 16.1<=GitLab EE<16.1.2
- GitLab EE>=16.1.2
- GitLab EE>=16.0.7
- GitLab EE>=15.11.11
Relevant users can use version detection to determine whether the current application is at risk. Use the following command to view the current version of GitLab being used:
If the current version is within the affected range, there may be a security risk.
At present, GitLab has officially released a security version to fix this vulnerability. Affected users are requested to upgrade their protection in a timely manner. The official download link is: https://about.gitlab.com/update
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