Privilege Escalation Affecting com.liferay.portal:com.liferay.portal.impl package, versions [,5.16.4)


0.0
medium
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JAVA-COMLIFERAYPORTAL-1536537

  • published

    4 Aug 2021

  • disclosed

    4 Aug 2021

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade com.liferay.portal:com.liferay.portal.impl to version 5.16.4 or higher.

Overview

com.liferay.portal:com.liferay.portal.impl is a package part of Liferay.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Privilege Escalation. It allows remote authenticated users with permission to update or edit users to take over a company administrator user account by editing the company administrator user.