RHEL 6 / 7 / 8 : JBoss Web Server (RHSA-2019:3929)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 131214

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Updated Red Hat JBoss Web Server 5.2.0 packages are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.

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.

Red Hat JBoss Web Server is a fully integrated and certified set of components for hosting Java web applications. It is comprised of the Apache Tomcat Servlet container, JBoss HTTP Connector (mod_cluster), the PicketLink Vault extension for Apache Tomcat, and the Tomcat Native library.

This release of Red Hat JBoss Web Server 5.2 serves as a replacement for Red Hat JBoss Web Server 5.1, and includes bug fixes, enhancements, and component upgrades, which are documented in the Release Notes, linked to in the References.

Security Fix(es) :

* openssl: Side-channel vulnerability on SMT/Hyper-Threading architectures (PortSmash) (CVE-2018-5407)

* openssl: 0-byte record padding oracle (CVE-2019-1559)

* tomcat: HTTP/2 connection window exhaustion on write, incomplete fix of CVE-2019-0199 (CVE-2019-10072)

* tomcat: XSS in SSI printenv (CVE-2019-0221)

* tomcat: Apache Tomcat HTTP/2 DoS (CVE-2019-0199)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?dfd5659a

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3929

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-5407

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-0199

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-0221

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-1559

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-10072

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 131214

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2019-3929.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/11/22

Updated: 2019/12/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-1559

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-ecj, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-javapackages-tools, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-jboss-logging, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-mod_cluster, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-mod_cluster-tomcat, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-python-javapackages, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-admin-webapps, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-docs-webapp, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-el-3.0-api, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-jsp-2.3-api, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-lib, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-native, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-native-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-selinux, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-servlet-4.0-api, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-vault, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-vault-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jws5-tomcat-webapps, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/11/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/11/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5407, CVE-2019-0199, CVE-2019-0221, CVE-2019-10072, CVE-2019-1559

RHSA: 2019:3929