Public Date:
1070046: CVE-2014-0093 JBoss EAP 6: JSM policy not respected by deployed applications
It was found that Java Security Manager permissions configured via a policy file were not properly applied, causing all deployed applications to be granted the permission. In certain cases, an attacker could use this flaw to circumvent expected security measures to perform actions which would otherwise be restricted.

Find out more about CVE-2014-0093 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
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 Portal 6.2 RHSA-2015:1009 2015-05-14
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 5 Server RHSA-2014:0343 2014-03-31
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.2 RHSA-2014:0345 2014-03-31
Red Hat JBoss BPMS 6.0 RHSA-2014:1291 2014-09-23
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 6 Server RHSA-2014:0344 2014-03-31
Red Hat JBoss Fuse Service Works 6.0 RHSA-2014:1995 2014-12-15
Red Hat JBoss BRMS 6.0 RHSA-2014:1290 2014-09-23

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat JBoss Operations Network 3 eap Not affected
Red Hat JBoss EAP 5 server Not affected
Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization 6 eap Not affected
Red Hat JBoss Data Grid 6 eap Not affected
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.


This issue was discovered by Josef Cacek of the Red Hat JBoss EAP Quality Engineering team.
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