RHSA-2016:1334 - Security Advisory
Critical: Red Hat JBoss Data Grid 6.6 security update
Security Advisory: Critical
A security update is now available for Red Hat JBoss Data Grid from the Customer Portal.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Critical. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
Red Hat JBoss Data Grid is a distributed in-memory data grid, based on
This asynchronous patch is a security update for JGroups package in Red Hat JBoss Data Grid 6.6. More information about this vulnerability is available at: https://access.redhat.com/articles/2360521
- It was found that JGroups did not require necessary headers for encrypt and auth protocols from new nodes joining the cluster. An attacker could use this flaw to bypass security restrictions, and use this vulnerability to send and receive messages within the cluster, leading to information disclosure, message spoofing, or further possible attacks. (CVE-2016-2141)
The CVE-2016-2141 issue was discovered by Dennis Reed (Red Hat).
The References section of this erratum contains a download link (you must
log in to download the update). Before applying this update, back up your
existing JBoss Data Grid installation.
- Red Hat JBoss Data Grid Text-Only Advisories x86_64
- BZ - 1313589 - CVE-2016-2141 JGroups: Authorization bypass
Red Hat JBoss Data Grid Text-Only Advisories