Security Bypass Affecting Open this link in a new tab package, versions [2.6.0-M1,2.7.5) [2.8.0-M1,2.8.2)

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  • published

    19 Aug 2020

  • disclosed

    18 Aug 2020

  • credit

    Kevin Joensen (Doyensec)

How to fix?

Upgrade to version 2.7.5, 2.8.2 or higher.

Overview is a library for building scalable web applications with Java and Scala.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Security Bypass. In some situations, Play’s contentType.blackList for Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) protection could be bypassed by sending a malformed Content-Type.