Bug 1386729 (CVE-2016-8609) - CVE-2016-8609 keycloak: account hijacking via auth code fixation
Summary: CVE-2016-8609 keycloak: account hijacking via auth code fixation
Alias: CVE-2016-8609
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: impact=moderate,public=20161213,repor...
Keywords: Security
Depends On:
Blocks: 1386413
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Reported: 2016-10-19 14:15 UTC by Chess Hazlett
Modified: 2019-06-11 11:13 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

It was found that the keycloak did not implement authentication flow correctly. An attacker could use this flaw to construct a phishing URL, from which he could hijack the user's session. This could lead to information disclosure, or permit further possible attacks.
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Last Closed: 2019-06-08 03:00:43 UTC

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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2016:2945 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: Red Hat Single Sign-On security update 2016-12-14 00:26:02 UTC

Description Chess Hazlett 2016-10-19 14:15:54 UTC

Comment 3 Chess Hazlett 2016-12-06 13:31:44 UTC

Name: Hiroyuki Wada (Nomura Research Institute)

Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2016-12-13 19:26:09 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Single Sign-On 7.0

Via RHSA-2016:2945 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2945.html

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