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Date: Wed, 6 Mar 2019 14:22:45 -0800
From: Neng Lu <>
To:, Apache Security Team <>,,,,
Subject: [CVE-2018-11789] Apache Incubator Heron file access vulnerability

Severity: Important

The Apache Software Foundation

Versions Affected:
Heron 0.13.0 to 0.17.8

When accessing the heron-ui webpage, people can modify the file paths
outside of the current container to access any file on the host.

All Heron users should upgrade to 0.20.0-incubating

modify the parameter path= to go to the directory you would like to view.
i.e. ..%2F..%2F..%2F..%2F..%2F..%2Fetc%2Fpasswd

This issue was discovered by Windham Wong of

Best Regards,

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