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Security Bulletin NR19-04

Summary

A security update for private minions corrects an issue where the minion may generate local log files containing sensitive data.

Release date: July 22, 2019

Vulnerability identifier: NR19-04

Rating: Medium

Affected software

The following minion versions are affected:

Name

Affected version

Notes

Remediated version

Containerized private minions

< 2.2.6

2.2.6

VM private minions (legacy)

All

Containerized private minions 2.2.6

Vulnerability information

Synthetic monitoring's private minions create logs automatically to aid in debugging. In earlier minion versions, these logs could contain sensitive data such as secure credentials being used in synthetic scripts. These logs are stored locally on the minion, but this information is now filtered out.

Workarounds

Update to the latest containerized private minions.

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