Privilege Escalation Affecting org.infinispan:infinispan-commons Open this link in a new tab package, versions [,9.4.17.Final) [10.0.0.Alpha1,10.0.0.Final)

  • Attack Complexity


  • Confidentiality


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  • published

    25 Nov 2019

  • disclosed

    25 Nov 2019

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How to fix?

Upgrade org.infinispan:infinispan-commons to version 9.4.17.Final, 10.0.0.Final or higher.


org.infinispan:infinispan-commons is a data grid platform and highly scalable NoSQL cloud data store

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Privilege Escalation. A vulnerability was found in Infinispan such that the invokeAccessibly method from the public class ReflectionUtil allows any application class to invoke private methods in any class with Infinispan's privileges. The attacker can use reflection to introduce new, malicious behavior into the application.