CVE-2022-37437: Amazon vulnerability
When using Ingest Actions to configure a destination that resides on Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) in Splunk Web, TLS certificate validation is not correctly performed and tested for the destination. The vulnerability only affects connections between Splunk Enterprise and an Ingest Actions Destination through Splunk Web and only applies to environments that have configured TLS certificate validation. It does not apply to Destinations configured directly in the outputs.conf configuration file. The vulnerability affects Splunk Enterprise version 9.0.0 and does not affect versions below 9.0.0, including the 8.1.x and 8.2.x versions.
How to mitigate CVE-2022-37437
Time needed: 5 minutes.
The instructions will assist you in mitigating CVE-2022-37437. In some specific Amazon cases, more steps might be needed to fully mitigate CVE-2022-37437.
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