JBoss Java Object Deserialization RCE

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Synopsis :

The remote JBoss server is affected by multiple remote code execution

Description :

The remote JBoss server is affected by multiple remote code execution
vulnerabilities :

- A flaw exists due to the JMXInvokerHAServlet and
EJBInvokerHAServlet invoker servlets not properly
restricting access to profiles. A remote attacker can
exploit this issue to bypass authentication and invoke
MBean methods, allowing arbitrary code to be executed
in the context of the user running the server.

- The remote host is affected by a remote code execution
vulnerability due to unsafe deserialize calls of
unauthenticated Java objects to the Apache Commons
Collections (ACC) library. An unauthenticated, remote
attacker can exploit this, by sending a crafted RMI
request, to execute arbitrary code on the target host.

See also :


Solution :

Apply the appropriate interim fix according to the vendor advisory.
Alternatively, ensure that all exposed ports used by the JBoss server
are firewalled from any public networks.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 87312 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57552

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0874

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