Debian DSA-2940-1 : libstruts1.2-java - security update

High Nessus Plugin ID 77306

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

It was discovered that missing access checks in the Struts ActionForm object could result in the execution of arbitrary code.

Solution

Upgrade the libstruts1.2-java packages.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1.2.9-5+deb7u1.

See Also

https://packages.debian.org/source/wheezy/libstruts1.2-java

https://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2940

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 77306

File Name: debian_DSA-2940.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/08/22

Updated: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libstruts1.2-java, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/08/21

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Apache Struts ClassLoader Manipulation Remote Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0114

BID: 67121

DSA: 2940