CVE-2015-1796

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2015-02-25
Bugzilla:
1196619: CVE-2015-1796 OpenSAML Java: PKIX Trust Engines Exhibit Critical Flaw In Trusted Names Evaluation
It was found that PKIX trust components allowed an X.509 credential to be trusted if no trusted names were available for the entityID. An attacker could use a certificate issued by a shibmd:KeyAuthority trust anchor to impersonate an entity within the scope of that keyAuthority.

Find out more about CVE-2015-1796 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 6.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

Find out more about Red Hat support for the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS).

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat JBoss Fuse 6.2 RHSA-2015:1176 2015-06-23
Red Hat JBoss A-MQ 6.2 RHSA-2015:1177 2015-06-23

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat JBoss Portal Platform 6 opensaml Affected
Red Hat JBoss Portal 5 opensaml Affected
Red Hat JBoss Operations Network 3 opensaml Affected
Red Hat JBoss Fuse Service Works 6 opensaml Affected
Red Hat JBoss EAP 6 opensaml Affected
Red Hat JBoss EAP 5 opensaml Affected
Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization 6 opensaml Affected
Red Hat JBoss Data Grid 6 opensaml-java 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.

External References

Last Modified