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CVE-2012-3451

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2012-09-19
Bugzilla: 851896: CVE-2012-3451 jbossws-cxf, apache-cxf: SOAPAction spoofing on document literal web services

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Apache CXF before 2.4.9, 2.5.x before 2.5.5, and 2.6.x before 2.6.2 allows remote attackers to execute unintended web-service operations by sending a header with a SOAP Action String that is inconsistent with the message body.

Find out more about CVE-2012-3451 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 4.3
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: None

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
JBoss Enterprise BRMS Platform 5.3 RHSA-2013:0743 April 15, 2013
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5 for RHEL 4 AS (apache-cxf) RHSA-2013:0257 February 13, 2013
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5 for RHEL 5 Server (apache-cxf) RHSA-2013:0257 February 13, 2013
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5 for RHEL 6 Server (apache-cxf) RHSA-2013:0257 February 13, 2013
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5.2 RHSA-2013:0256 February 13, 2013
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 5 Server RHSA-2012:1591 December 18, 2012
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 6 Server RHSA-2012:1592 December 18, 2012
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.0 RHSA-2012:1594 December 18, 2012
Red Hat JBoss SOA Platform 5.3 RHSA-2013:0726 April 09, 2013
Red Hat JBoss Web Platform 5 for RHEL 4 AS (apache-cxf) RHSA-2013:0259 February 13, 2013
Red Hat JBoss Web Platform 5 for RHEL 5 Server (apache-cxf) RHSA-2013:0259 February 13, 2013
Red Hat JBoss Web Platform 5 for RHEL 6 Server (apache-cxf) RHSA-2013:0259 February 13, 2013
Red Hat JBoss Web Platform 5.2 RHSA-2013:0258 February 13, 2013

External References

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank the Apache CXF project for reporting this issue.

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