Policy Bypass Affecting org.apache.cxf:cxf-rt-ws-security Open this link in a new tab package, versions [2.4.5,2.4.8) [2.5.1,2.5.4) [2.6.0,2.6.1)


0.0
medium
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • User Interaction

    Required

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHECXF-30585

  • published

    17 Jun 2014

  • disclosed

    5 Jan 2013

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade org.apache.cxf:cxf-rt-ws-security to version 2.4.8, 2.5.4, 2.6.1 or higher.

Overview

org.apache.cxf:cxf-rt-ws-security is an services framework that helps you build and develop services using frontend programming APIs, like JAX-WS and JAX-RS.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Policy Bypass. It does not properly enforce child policies of a WS-SecurityPolicy 1.1 SupportingToken policy on the client side, which allows remote attackers to bypass the (1) AlgorithmSuite, (2) SignedParts, (3) SignedElements, (4) EncryptedParts, and (5) EncryptedElements policies.