Release Date

17th December 2021.

Overview

Creating or updating a webhook with a password in Ava Aware would cause the password to appear in the audit logs.

Affected Products

  • Ava Aware:
    • All Stable upgrade channel versions before 4.3.4.
    • All Beta upgrade channel versions before 4.4.1.

Unaffected Products

  • Ava Aware:
    • All Stable upgrade channel versions after and including 4.3.4.
    • All Beta upgrade channel versions after and including 4.4.1.
  • Ava Cameras: all versions.
  • Ava Cloud: all versions.

Resolution

This issue has been fixed in Ava Aware Beta upgrade channel version 4.4.1 and Stable upgrade channel version 4.3.4.

It is crucial that all installations running an affected version are upgraded to the latest release as soon as possible. Releases are available to download through the Ava Aware User Interface.

We suggest that you rotate your webhook passwords after upgrading to an unaffected version of Ava Aware.

For on-premise deployments we also suggest that you clear your audit logs by accessing the Ava Aware SSH console and running the command: 

        vplat# advanced clear-logs audit

Vulnerability Information

Mitigations

There are no known mitigations for this issue.

Work arounds

There are no known work arounds for this issue.

Acknowledgements

Issue found internally by Ava Security.

Disclosure Timeline

  • 16/11/2021 Issue found internally by Ava Security
  • 16/11/2021 Root cause established
  • 16/11/2021 Fix identified
  • 17/11/2021 Patched Ava Aware (Beta upgrade channel) released
  • 17/11/2021 Preliminary vulnerability advisory published
  • 18/11/2021 Patched Ava Aware (Stable upgrade channel) released
  • 17/12/2021 Vulnerability publicly disclosed