CVE-2012-3370

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2013-01-24
Bugzilla:
836456: CVE-2012-3370 JBoss: SecurityAssociation.getCredential() will return the previous credential if no security context is provided

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The SecurityAssociation.getCredential method in JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP) before 5.2.0, Web Platform (EWP) before 5.2.0, BRMS Platform before 5.3.1, and SOA Platform before 5.3.1 returns the credentials of the previous user when a security context is not provided, which allows remote attackers to gain privileges as other users.

Find out more about CVE-2012-3370 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
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 5.2 RHSA-2013:0194 2013-01-24
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5 for RHEL 6 Server RHSA-2013:0191 2013-01-24
Red Hat JBoss Web Platform 5.2 RHSA-2013:0198 2013-01-24
Red Hat JBoss SOA Platform 5.3 RHSA-2013:0533 2013-02-20
JBoss Enterprise BRMS Platform 5.3 RHSA-2013:0221 2013-01-31
Red Hat JBoss Web Platform 5 for RHEL 6 Server RHSA-2013:0195 2013-01-24
Red Hat JBoss Web Platform 5 for RHEL 5 Server RHSA-2013:0196 2013-01-24
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5 for RHEL 4 AS RHSA-2013:0193 2013-01-24
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5 for RHEL 5 Server RHSA-2013:0192 2013-01-24
Red Hat JBoss Web Platform 5 for RHEL 4 AS RHSA-2013:0197 2013-01-24
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.

Acknowledgements

This issue was discovered by Carlo de Wolf of Red Hat.
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