Bug 1378613 (CVE-2016-7050) - CVE-2016-7050 RESTEasy:SerializableProvider enabled by default and deserializes untrusted data
Summary: CVE-2016-7050 RESTEasy:SerializableProvider enabled by default and deserializ...
Alias: CVE-2016-7050
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1378616 1378618 1378619
Blocks: 1371804
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-09-22 23:37 UTC by Jason Shepherd
Modified: 2021-02-17 03:17 UTC (History)
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It was discovered that under certain conditions RESTEasy could be forced to parse a request with SerializableProvider, resulting in deserialization of potentially untrusted data. An attacker could possibly use this flaw execute arbitrary code with the permissions of the application using RESTEasy.
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Last Closed: 2017-08-04 03:14:19 UTC

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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2016:2604 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: resteasy-base security and bug fix update 2016-11-03 12:13:14 UTC

Description Jason Shepherd 2016-09-22 23:37:27 UTC
Under certain conditions it's possible for an attacker to force the use of a SerializableProvider to parse a request in RESTEasy. An attacker can use this flaw to lauch a remote code execution attack.

Comment 1 Jason Shepherd 2016-09-22 23:37:39 UTC

Name: Mikhail Egorov (Odin)

Comment 2 Jason Shepherd 2016-09-22 23:42:11 UTC
Created resteasy tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1378616]

Comment 11 errata-xmlrpc 2016-11-03 21:23:35 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2016:2604 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2604.html

Comment 13 Jason Shepherd 2016-11-18 01:24:06 UTC
Our initial analysis of JBoss Fuse 6 showed that it was using a vulnerable version of resteasy. However after further analysis we discovered that it's being used by the Fabic8, Support Webapp feature, which a Restful webservice client, so is not affected by this issue.

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