Oracle GlassFish Server 2.1.1.x < NSS ASN.1 Decoder RCE (April 2016 CPU)

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Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a remote code execution

Description :

According to its self-reported version, the Oracle GlassFish Server
running on the remote host is 2.1.1.x prior to It is,
therefore, affected by a heap buffer overflow condition in the ASN.1
decoder in the Network Security Services (NSS) library. A remote
attacker can exploit this, via crafted OCTET STRING data, to cause a
denial of service or to execute arbitrary code.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Oracle GlassFish Server version or later as
referenced in the April 2016 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 90681 ()

Bugtraq ID: 77416

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7182

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