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Apache Struts Security Update (S2-027) CVE-2016-3090

Severity
CVSSv3 Score
8.8
Vulnerability description

Apache Struts is prone to a remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability.

Risk description

The flaw exists due to an error in the TextParseUtil.translateVariables method which does not filter malicious OGNL expressions. Successful exploitation will allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code in the context of the affected application. Failed exploit attempts may cause a denial of service (DoS) condition.

Recommendation

Update to version 2.3.24.1 or later.

Codename
Not available
Detectable with
Network Scanner
Scan engine
OpenVAS
Exploitable with Sniper
No
CVE Published
Oct 30, 2017
Detection added at
Software Type
Not available
Vendor
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Product
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