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CVE-2015-5253 Detail

Current Description

The SAML Web SSO module in Apache CXF before 2.7.18, 3.0.x before 3.0.7, and 3.1.x before 3.1.3 allows remote authenticated users to bypass authentication via a crafted SAML response with a valid signed assertion, related to a "wrapping attack."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/18/2015
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://cxf.apache.org/security-advisories.data/CVE-2015-5253.txt.asc Vendor Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0321.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/11/14/1 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034162 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf?p=cxf.git;a=commitdiff;h=845eccb6484b43ba02875c71e824db23ae4f20c0 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:cxf:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
2.7.18
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:cxf:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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From (including)
3.0.0
Up to (excluding)
3.0.7
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:cxf:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
3.1.0
Up to (excluding)
3.1.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-5253
NVD Published Date:
11/18/2015
NVD Last Modified:
02/12/2019