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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-0218

Original release date: 02/05/2013
Last revised: 10/30/2013


The GUI installer in JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP) and Enterprise Web Platform (EWP) 5.2.0 and possibly 5.1.2 uses world-readable permissions for the auto-install XML file, which allows local users to obtain the administrator password and the sucker password by reading this file.


Per http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0206.html "An update for JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5.2.0 which fixes one security issue is now available from the Red Hat Customer Portal." Per http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0207.html "An update for JBoss Enterprise Web Platform 5.2.0 which fixes one security issue is now available from the Red Hat Customer Portal."


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: BID
Name: 57652
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:0207
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:0206
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=903073
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:0833
External Source: XF
Name: jboss-eap-info-disc(81725)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)