Metabase SSRF (CVE-2022-39359)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 166964


The web application running on the remote web server is affected by a server side request forgery vulnerability.


The version of Metabase installed on the remote host is < 0.41.9, 0.42.6, 0.43.7, 0.44.5, 1.41.9, 1.42.6, 1.43.7 or 1.44.5. It is, therefore, affected by a server side request forgery vulnerability exists in Metabase due to a feature in the /api/geojson endpoint of Metabase which will make a web request to a user-specified url on behalf of an authenticated user.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Metabase version x.40.5, x.41 or later

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 166964

File Name: metabase_CVE-2022-39359.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 11/4/2022

Updated: 11/7/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-39359


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:metabase:metabase

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Metabase

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/24/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/24/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-39359