Improper Authentication Affecting org.apache.wss4j:wss4j-ws-security-dom package, versions [2.0.0,2.0.2)
Do your applications use this vulnerable package?
25 Dec 2016
25 Oct 2014
How to fix?
org.apache.wss4j:wss4j-ws-security-dom to version 2.0.2 or higher.
org.apache.wss4j:wss4j-ws-security-dom is a Web Services Security (WS-Security) library being developed at OASIS Web Services Security TC. WSS4J is a primarily a Java library that can be used to sign and verify SOAP Messages with WS-Security information. WSS4J will use Apache Axis and Apache XML-Security projects and will be interoperable with JAX-RPC based server/clients and .NET server/clients.
Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Improper Authentication. When using
TransportBinding, does not properly enforce the
SAML SubjectConfirmation method security semantics, which allows remote attackers to conduct spoofing attacks via unspecified vectors.