Information Exposure Affecting com.liferay.portal:com.liferay.portal.impl Open this link in a new tab package, versions [,5.11.0)

  • Attack Complexity


  • Confidentiality


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  • published

    4 Aug 2021

  • disclosed

    4 Aug 2021

  • credit

    Istvan Dezsi

How to fix?

Upgrade com.liferay.portal:com.liferay.portal.impl to version 5.11.0 or higher.


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

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Information Exposure. User's passwords are stored in the database if workflow is enabled for new users. This allows attackers with access to the database to obtain the user's unencrypted password.