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CVE-2012-1167

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2012-06-12
Bugzilla:
802622: CVE-2012-1167 JBoss: authentication bypass when running under JACC with ignoreBaseDecision on JBossWebRealm

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The JBoss Server in JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5.1.x before 5.1.2 and 5.2.x before 5.2.2, Web Platform before 5.1.2, BRMS Platform before 5.3.0, and SOA Platform before 5.3.0, when the server is configured to use the JaccAuthorizationRealm and the ignoreBaseDecision property is set to true on the JBossWebRealm, does not properly check the permissions created by the WebPermissionMapping class, which allows remote authenticated users to access arbitrary applications.

Find out more about CVE-2012-1167 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 4.6
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat JBoss Web Platform 5 for RHEL 5 Server RHSA-2012:1027 2012-06-20
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5 for RHEL 5 Server RHSA-2012:1026 2012-06-20
JBoss Enterprise BRMS Platform 5.3 RHSA-2012:1028 2012-06-22
Red Hat JBoss Web Platform 5 for RHEL 4 AS RHSA-2012:1027 2012-06-20
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5 for RHEL 4 AS RHSA-2012:1026 2012-06-20
Red Hat JBoss Web Platform 5 for RHEL 6 Server RHSA-2012:1027 2012-06-20
Red Hat JBoss Web Platform 5.1 RHSA-2012:1014 2012-06-19
Red Hat JBoss Portal 5.2 RHSA-2012:1232 2012-09-05
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5 for RHEL 6 Server RHSA-2012:1026 2012-06-20
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5.1 RHSA-2012:1013 2012-06-19
Red Hat JBoss SOA Platform 5.3 RHSA-2012:1125 2012-07-31

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Jboss BRMS 5 Security Affected
Red Hat Jboss Enterprise SOA Platform 5 Security Affected

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