Public Date:
1584490: CVE-2018-12533 RichFaces: Injection of arbitrary EL expressions allows remote code execution via org.richfaces.renderkit.html.Paint2DResource

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

JBoss RichFaces 3.1.0 through 3.3.4 allows unauthenticated remote attackers to inject expression language (EL) expressions and execute arbitrary Java code via a /DATA/ substring in a path with an org.richfaces.renderkit.html.Paint2DResource$ImageData object, aka RF-14310.

Find out more about CVE-2018-12533 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 9.8
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5 for RHEL 5 Server (richfaces) RHSA-2018:2664 2018-09-10
Red Hat JBoss Operations Network 3.3 RHSA-2018:2930 2018-10-16
Red Hat JBoss EAP 5 RHSA-2018:2663 2018-09-10
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5 for RHEL 6 Server (richfaces) RHSA-2018:2664 2018-09-10

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 5 RichFaces Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 6 RichFaces Not affected
Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization 6 RichFaces Not affected
Red Hat JBoss BRMS 5 RichFaces 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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