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CVE-2017-12628 Detail

Current Description

The JMX server embedded in Apache James, also used by the command line client is exposed to a java de-serialization issue, and thus can be used to execute arbitrary commands. As James exposes JMX socket by default only on local-host, this vulnerability can only be used for privilege escalation. Release 3.0.1 upgrades the incriminated library.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101532 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://www.mail-archive.com/server-user@james.apache.org/msg15633.html Mailing List Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-502 Deserialization of Untrusted Data NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:james_server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
3.0.0


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-12628
NVD Published Date:
10/20/2017
NVD Last Modified:
11/08/2017