Bug 1348251 (CVE-2016-4433) - CVE-2016-4433 struts: Bypassing internal security mechanisms by crafted request
Summary: CVE-2016-4433 struts: Bypassing internal security mechanisms by crafted request
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: CVE-2016-4433
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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URL:
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Keywords: Security
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2016-06-20 14:44 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2019-06-08 21:17 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2019-06-08 02:55:08 UTC


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Description Adam Mariš 2016-06-20 14:44:27 UTC
It is possible to pass a crafted request which can be used to bypass internal security mechanism and manipulate return string which can leads to redirecting user to unvalidated location.

Affected versions: Struts 2.3.20 - Struts 2.3.28.1

External References:

https://struts.apache.org/docs/s2-039.html

Comment 1 gil cattaneo 2016-06-20 14:47:55 UTC
thanks for the information, but I remove from the CC list.


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