Apache CouchDB Unauthenticated Administrative Access

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote database server allows administrative access without
authentication.

Description :

Nessus was able to perform administrative actions on the remote
CouchDB server without providing authentication. A remote attacker
could exploit this to take control of the CouchDB server.

See also :

http://books.couchdb.org/relax/reference/security

Solution :

Secure the CouchDB installation with an administrative account.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 45434 (couchdb_admin_access.nasl)

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