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CVE-2011-5057 Detail

Current Description

Apache Struts 2.3.1.2 and earlier, 2.3.19-2.3.23, provides interfaces that do not properly restrict access to collections such as the session and request collections, which might allow remote attackers to modify run-time data values via a crafted parameter to an application that implements an affected interface, as demonstrated by the SessionAware, RequestAware, ApplicationAware, ServletRequestAware, ServletResponseAware, and ParameterAware interfaces. NOTE: the vendor disputes the significance of this report because of an "easy work-around in existing apps by configuring the interceptor."

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://codesecure.blogspot.com/2011/12/struts-2-session-tampering-via.html Third Party Advisory
https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/WW-2264 Issue Tracking Vendor Advisory
https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/WW-3631 Issue Tracking Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
2.0.0
Up to (excluding)
2.3.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-5057
NVD Published Date:
01/08/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/12/2019