Oracle GlassFish Server 2.1.1.x < 2.1.1.29 / 3.0.1.x < 3.0.1.14 / 3.1.2.x < 3.1.2.15 Java Server Faces RCE (October 2016 CPU)

high Nessus Plugin ID 94161

Synopsis

The remote web server is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.

Description

According to its self-reported version number, the Oracle GlassFish Server running on the remote host is 2.1.1.x prior to 2.1.1.29, 3.0.1.x prior to 3.0.1.14, or 3.1.2.x prior to 3.1.2.15. It is, therefore, affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in the Java Server Faces component subcomponent. An authenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code.

Solution

Upgrade to Oracle GlassFish Server version 2.1.1.29 / 3.0.1.14 / or 3.1.2.15 as referenced in the October 2016 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?bac902d5

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 94161

File Name: glassfish_cve-2016-5519.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 10/20/2016

Updated: 11/14/2019

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-5519

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:glassfish_server

Required KB Items: www/glassfish

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/18/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/18/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5519

BID: 93698