Bug 1408164 (CVE-2016-9878) - CVE-2016-9878 Spring Framework: Directory Traversal in the Spring Framework ResourceServlet
Summary: CVE-2016-9878 Spring Framework: Directory Traversal in the Spring Framework R...
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2016-9878
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Depends On: 1408165
Blocks: 1408166
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-12-22 10:59 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2021-03-23 23:38 UTC (History)
57 users (show)

Fixed In Version: Spring Framework 3.2.18, Spring Framework 4.2.9, Spring Framework 4.3.5
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Doc Text:
It was found that ResourceServlet in Spring Framework does not sanitize the paths that have been provided properly. An attacker can utilize this flaw to conduct a directory traversal attacks.
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Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2017:3115 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: Red Hat JBoss Fuse/A-MQ 6.3 R5 security and bug fix update 2017-11-03 00:08:36 UTC

Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2016-12-22 11:00:35 UTC
Created springframework tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1408165]

Comment 2 Jason Shepherd 2017-01-03 00:39:55 UTC
Could not find any uses for ResourceServlet in Red Hat Mobile Application Platform. Marking as not affected.

Comment 4 Jason Shepherd 2017-01-03 01:27:52 UTC
EAP 5 is in Extended Life Support phase, so we won't fix this moderate issue on that product.

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2017-11-02 20:09:15 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat JBoss Fuse

Via RHSA-2017:3115 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:3115

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