Arbitrary Code Execution Affecting org.apache.struts.xwork:xwork-core package, versions [2.0.0, 2.3.14.3)


Severity

0.0
high
0
10

    Threat Intelligence

    EPSS
    95.74% (100th percentile)

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHESTRUTSXWORK-30795
  • published 8 Jun 2014
  • disclosed 5 Jun 2013
  • credit Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade org.apache.struts.xwork:xwork-core to version 2.3.14.3 or higher.

Overview

org.apache.struts.xwork:xwork-core is a generic command pattern framework. It forms the core of Struts 2.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Arbitrary Code Execution. It allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary OGNL code via a request with a crafted value that contains both "${}" and "%{}" sequences, which causes the OGNL code to be evaluated twice.

CVSS Scores

version 3.1
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Snyk

8.8 high
  • Attack Vector (AV)
    Network
  • Attack Complexity (AC)
    Low
  • Privileges Required (PR)
    None
  • User Interaction (UI)
    Required
  • Scope (S)
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality (C)
    High
  • Integrity (I)
    High
  • Availability (A)
    High
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NVD

8.8 high