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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2378

Apache CXF 2.4.5 through 2.4.7, 2.5.1 through 2.5.3, and 2.6.x before 2.6.1, does not properly enforce child policies of a WS-SecurityPolicy 1.1 SupportingToken policy on the client side, which allows remote attackers to bypass the (1) AlgorithmSuite, (2) SignedParts, (3) SignedElements, (4) EncryptedParts, and (5) EncryptedElements policies.
Publish Date : 2013-01-04 Last Update Date : 2013-02-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-2378

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache CXF 2.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache CXF 2.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache CXF 2.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache CXF 2.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apache CXF 2.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apache CXF 2.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apache CXF 2.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache CXF 7

- References For CVE-2012-2378 CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2012:1594
REDHAT RHSA-2012:1592
REDHAT RHSA-2012:1591
BID 53880 Apache CXF Child Policies Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2012-12-19

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2378

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