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CVE-2010-0738

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2010-04-26
CWE:
CWE-284
Bugzilla:
574105: CVE-2010-0738 JBoss EAP jmx authentication bypass with crafted HTTP request

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The JMX-Console web application in JBossAs in Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (aka JBoss EAP or JBEAP) 4.2 before 4.2.0.CP09 and 4.3 before 4.3.0.CP08 performs access control only for the GET and POST methods, which allows remote attackers to send requests to this application's GET handler by using a different method.

Find out more about CVE-2010-0738 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 7.5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 4.2.0 for RHEL 4 AS (rh-eap-docs) RHSA-2010:0376 2010-04-27
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 4.2.0 for RHEL 5 Server (rh-eap-docs) RHSA-2010:0378 2010-04-27
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 4.3.0 for RHEL 4 AS (rh-eap-docs) RHSA-2010:0377 2010-04-27
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 4.3.0 for RHEL 5 Server (rh-eap-docs) RHSA-2010:0379 2010-04-27

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank Stefano Di Paola and Giorgio Fedon of Minded Security for responsibly reporting this issue.

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