Linux Foundation Osquery
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In 2023 there have been 0 vulnerabilities in Linux Foundation Osquery . Osquery did not have any published security vulnerabilities last year.
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Recent Linux Foundation Osquery Security Vulnerabilities
osquery is a SQL powered operating system instrumentation, monitoring, and analytics framework
5.2 - Medium
- December 16, 2020
osquery is a SQL powered operating system instrumentation, monitoring, and analytics framework. In osquery before version 4.6.0, by using sqlite's ATTACH verb, someone with administrative access to osquery can cause reads and writes to arbitrary sqlite databases on disk. This _does_ allow arbitrary files to be created, but they will be sqlite databases. It does not appear to allow existing non-sqlite files to be overwritten. This has been patched in osquery 4.6.0. There are several mitigating factors and possible workarounds. In some deployments, the people with access to these interfaces may be considered administrators. In some deployments, configuration is managed by a central tool. This tool can filter for the `ATTACH` keyword. osquery can be run as non-root user. Because this also limits the desired access levels, this requires deployment specific testing and configuration.
osquery before version 4.4.0 enables a privilege escalation vulnerability
8.2 - High
- July 10, 2020
osquery before version 4.4.0 enables a privilege escalation vulnerability. If a Window system is configured with a PATH that contains a user-writable directory then a local user may write a zlib1.dll DLL, which osquery will attempt to load. Since osquery runs with elevated privileges this enables local escalation. This is fixed in version 4.4.0.
Incorrect validation of the TLS SNI hostname in osquery versions after 2.9.0 and before 4.2.0 could
9.1 - Critical
- March 13, 2020
Incorrect validation of the TLS SNI hostname in osquery versions after 2.9.0 and before 4.2.0 could allow an attacker to MITM osquery traffic in the absence of a configured root chain of trust.
Improper Certificate Validation
In some configurations an attacker
8.1 - High
- June 03, 2019
In some configurations an attacker can inject a new executable path into the extensions.load file for osquery and hard link a parent folder of a malicious binary to a folder with known 'safe' permissions. Under those circumstances osquery will load said malicious executable with SYSTEM permissions. The solution is to migrate installations to the 'Program Files' directory on Windows which restricts unprivileged write access. This issue affects osquery prior to v3.4.0.
insecure temporary file
An issue was discovered in osquery
7.8 - High
- December 31, 2018
An issue was discovered in osquery. A maliciously crafted Universal/fat binary can evade third-party code signing checks. By not completing full inspection of the Universal/fat binary, the user of the third-party tool will believe that the code is signed by Apple, but the malicious unsigned code will execute. This issue affects osquery prior to v3.2.7
Improper Validation of Integrity Check Value
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