Public Date:
1044794: CVE-2013-6448 JBoss Seam: Information disclosure in remoting

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The InterfaceGenerator handler in JBoss Seam Remoting in JBoss Seam 2 framework 2.3.1 and earlier, as used in JBoss Web Framework Kit, allows remote attackers to bypass the WebRemote annotation restriction and obtain information about arbitrary classes and methods on the server classpath via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2013-6448 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


Red Hat JBoss BRMS 5&#59; Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 4 and 5&#59; Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Portal Platform 5&#59; Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 4 and 5&#59; and Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Platform 5 are now in Phase 3, Extended Life Support, of their respective life cycles. This issue has been rated as having Low security impact and is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Red Hat JBoss Middleware and Red Hat JBoss Operations Network Product Update and Support Policy:

CVSS v2 metrics

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

Base Score 5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat JBoss Web Framework Kit 2.4 RHSA-2014:0045 2014-01-20


Red Hat would like to thank Jon Passki of Coverity SRL for reporting this issue.