RHEL 6 / 7 : JBoss EAP (RHSA-2016:2642)
High Nessus Plugin ID 112251
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThe jboss-ec2-eap package that adds an enhancement is now available for Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 7.0.3 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7.
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 eap7-jboss-ec2-eap packages provide scripts for Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform running on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2).
With this update, the eap7-jboss-ec2-eap package has been updated to ensure compatibility with Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 7.0.3. Refer to the JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 7.0.3 Release Notes, linked to in the References section, for information about the most significant bug fixes and enhancements included in this release.
Security Fix(es) :
* It was discovered that a long URL sent to EAP 7 Server operating as a reverse proxy with default buffer sizes causes a Denial of Service.
SolutionUpdate the affected eap7-jboss-ec2-eap and / or eap7-jboss-ec2-eap-samples packages.