Improper Input Validation Affecting org.apache.httpcomponents:httpclient Open this link in a new tab package, versions [,4.5.13)


0.0
medium
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHEHTTPCOMPONENTS-1048058

  • published

    3 Dec 2020

  • disclosed

    3 Dec 2020

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade org.apache.httpcomponents:httpclient to version 4.5.13 or higher.

Overview

org.apache.httpcomponents:httpclient is a HttpClient component of the Apache HttpComponents project.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Improper Input Validation. Apache HttpClient can misinterpret malformed authority component in request URIs passed to the library as java.net.URI object and pick the wrong target host for request execution.