JBoss Enterprise Application Platform doFilter() Method Insecure Deserialization RCE
High Nessus Plugin ID 109321
SynopsisThe remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.
DescriptionThe JBoss Application Server installed on the remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability. A flaw in the doFilter method of the ReadOnlyAccessFilter class, of the HTTP Invoker service doesn't restrict classes for which it performs deserialization.
This allows a remote, unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code via crafted serialized data.
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SolutionFollow mitigation guidelines provided in the Red Hat Advisory for CVE-2017-12149.