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CVE-2013-4213

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2013-06-27
CWE:
CWE-384
Bugzilla:
985359: CVE-2013-4213 JBoss ejb-client: Session fixation due improper connection caching

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP) 6.1.0 does not properly cache EJB invocations by the EJB client API, which allows remote attackers to hijack sessions by using an EJB client.

Find out more about CVE-2013-4213 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 6.4
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 5 Server (jboss-remote-naming) RHSA-2013:1151 2013-08-12
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 6 Server (jboss-remote-naming) RHSA-2013:1151 2013-08-12
Red Hat JBoss Portal Platform 6.1 RHSA-2013:1437 2013-10-16
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.1 RHSA-2013:1152 2013-08-12

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat JBoss EAP 6 remote-naming Affected
Red Hat Jboss Portal Platform 6 remote-naming Affected
Red Hat Jboss Data Grid 6 remote-naming Not affected

Acknowledgements

This issue was discovered by Wolf-Dieter Fink of the Red Hat GSS Team.

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