Oracle GlassFish Server 2.1.1.x < / 3.0.1.x < / 3.1.2.x < Java Server Faces RCE (October 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 number, the Oracle GlassFish
Server running on the remote host is 2.1.1.x prior to,
3.0.1.x prior to, or 3.1.2.x prior to It is,
therefore, affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in the
Java Server Faces component subcomponent. An authenticated, remote
attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 94161 ()

Bugtraq ID: 93698

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5519

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