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VPR Score: 6.7
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn update for rh-eclipse46-jackson-databind is now available for Red Hat Software Collections.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
The jackson-databind package provides general data-binding functionality for Jackson, which works on top of Jackson core streaming API.
Security Fix(es) :
* A deserialization flaw was discovered in the jackson-databind which could allow an unauthenticated user to perform code execution by sending maliciously crafted input to the readValue method of ObjectMapper. This issue extends upon the previous flaws CVE-2017-7525 and CVE-2017-15095 by blacklisting more classes that could be used maliciously. (CVE-2017-17485)
Red Hat would like to thank 0c0c0f from 360Guan Xing Shi Yan Shi for reporting this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected rh-eclipse46-jackson-databind and / or rh-eclipse46-jackson-databind-javadoc packages.