Insufficient Validation Affecting org.apache.thrift:libthrift Open this link in a new tab package, versions [,0.9.3)

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  • published

    1 Apr 2020

  • disclosed

    30 Mar 2015

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Introduced: 30 Mar 2015

CWE-20 Open this link in a new tab

How to fix?

Upgrade org.apache.thrift:libthrift to version 0.9.3 or higher.


org.apache.thrift:libthrift is a lightweight, language-independent software stack with an associated code generation mechanism for point-to-point RPC.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Insufficient Validation. Multiple SSL vulnerabilities exists within thrift which includes:

  • It is possible to abuse to embedded OpenSSL library within thrift to conduct denial of service attacks by abusing TSSLSocket during close()
  • The SSL library used by default allows for insecure SSLv3 negotiation