CVE-2014-7810

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-05-14
IAVA:
2016-A-0226
Bugzilla:
1222573: CVE-2014-7810 Tomcat/JbossWeb: security manager bypass via EL expressions
It was found that the expression language resolver evaluated expressions within a privileged code section. A malicious web application could use this flaw to bypass security manager protections.

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Statement

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat JBoss Data Grid 6:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat JBoss EAP 6:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat JBoss EWS 1:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 4:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 5:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat JBoss Operations Network 3:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat JBoss Portal Platform 6:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

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 Web Server 2 for RHEL 5 Server RHSA-2015:1622 2015-08-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (tomcat6) RHSA-2016:0492 2016-03-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (tomcat) RHSA-2016:2046 2016-10-10
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server 2 for RHEL 7 Server RHSA-2015:1622 2015-08-13
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server 2 for RHEL 6 Server RHSA-2015:1622 2015-08-13
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 2.1 RHSA-2015:1621 2015-08-13

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat JBoss Portal Platform 6 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Operations Network 3 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Fuse Service Works 6 jbossweb Not affected
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 5 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 4 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EWS 1 tomcat6 Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 6 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization 6 jbossweb Not affected
Red Hat JBoss Data Grid 6 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss BRMS 6 jbossweb Not affected
Red Hat JBoss BPMS 6 jbossweb Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 tomcat5 Will not fix
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.

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