CVE-2016-0714

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2016-02-22
CWE:
CWE-290
Bugzilla:
1311082: CVE-2016-0714 tomcat: Security Manager bypass via persistence mechanisms
It was found that several Tomcat session persistence mechanisms could allow a remote, authenticated user to bypass intended SecurityManager restrictions and execute arbitrary code in a privileged context via a web application that placed a crafted object in a session.

Find out more about CVE-2016-0714 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 6.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 8.8
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (tomcat6) RHSA-2016:2045 2016-10-10
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 RHSA-2016:1089 2016-05-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (tomcat) RHSA-2016:2599 2016-11-03
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server 2 for RHEL 6 Server (tomcat7) RHSA-2016:2807 2016-11-17
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server 2 for RHEL 7 Server (tomcat7) RHSA-2016:2807 2016-11-17
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 for RHEL 7 RHSA-2016:1088 2016-05-17
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 2.1 RHSA-2016:2808 2016-11-17
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 for RHEL 6 RHSA-2016:1087 2016-05-17

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 Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 6 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 5 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 4 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Data Grid 6 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss BRMS 5 jbossweb Will not fix

External References

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