CVE-2018-12538 Detail

Current Description

In Eclipse Jetty versions 9.4.0 through 9.4.8, when using the optional Jetty provided FileSessionDataStore for persistent storage of HttpSession details, it is possible for a malicious user to access/hijack other HttpSessions and even delete unmatched HttpSessions present in the FileSystem's storage for the FileSessionDataStore.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041194 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=536018 Issue Tracking  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r1b103833cb5bc8466e24ff0ecc5e75b45a705334ab6a444e64e840a0@%3Cissues.bookkeeper.apache.org%3E
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20181014-0001/ Third Party Advisory 
https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpuoct2020.html
https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2019-5072832.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-384 Session Fixation cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-6 J2EE Misconfiguration: Insufficient Session-ID Length Reference acceptance level Eclipse Foundation  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-12538
NVD Published Date:
06/22/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/20/2020
Source:
Eclipse Foundation