Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform information disclosure
|jboss-eap-info-disc (81725)||Low Risk|
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform and Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Platform could allow a local attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the creation of a world-readable auto-install XML file by the GUI installer. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain unauthorized administrative access to the password and other sensitive information.
Apply the appropriate update for your system. See References.
- RHSA-2013:0207-1: Low: JBoss Enterprise Web Platform 5.2.0 security update.
- RHSA-2013:0206-1: Low: JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5.2.0 security update.
- BID-57652: RedHat Multiple JBoss Enterprise Products CVE-2013-0218 Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability
- CVE-2013-0218: The GUI installer in JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP) and Enterprise Web Platform (EWP) 5.2.0 and possibly 5.1.2 uses world-readable permissions for the auto-install XML file, which allows local users to obtain the administrator password and the sucker password by reading this file.
- SA52041: Red Hat update for JBoss Enterprise Application Platform and JBoss Enterprise Web Platform
- RedHat Jboss Enterprise Application Platform 5.1.2
- RedHat Jboss Enterprise Web Platform 5.1.2
Jan 30, 2013
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