Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform up to 6.4.3 EAP Web Console cross-site request forgery

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A vulnerability was found in Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform up to 6.4.3 (Application Server Software). It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown code block of the component EAP Web Console. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross-site request forgery vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-352. The web application does not, or can not, sufficiently verify whether a well-formed, valid, consistent request was intentionally provided by the user who submitted the request. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was shared 10/15/2015 by Aaron Ogburn and Jason Greene as RHSA-2015:1908-01 as confirmed advisory (Website). The advisory is available at This vulnerability was named CVE-2015-5188 since 07/01/2015. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 86411 (RHEL 5 : JBoss EAP (RHSA-2015:1904)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Red Hat Local Security Checks. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 123720 (Red Hat Enterprise Application Platform and WildFly Clickjacking Vulnerability).

Upgrading to version 6.4.4 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (86411). The entries 78875 and 78876 are related to this item.






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VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.0

VulDB Base Score: 7.3
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Class: Cross-site request forgery
CWE: CWE-352 / CWE-862 / CWE-863
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 86411
Nessus Name: RHEL 5 : JBoss EAP (RHSA-2015:1904)
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OpenVAS ID: 801622
OpenVAS Name: Red Hat JBoss EAP Server Multiple Vulnerabilities (Linux)
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Upgrade: JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.4.4


07/01/2015 🔍
10/15/2015 +106 days 🔍
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10/17/2015 +2 days 🔍
10/25/2015 +8 days 🔍
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Advisory: RHSA-2015:1908-01
Researcher: Aaron Ogburn/Jason Greene
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2015-5188 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1033859

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Created: 10/25/2015 10:34 AM
Updated: 06/25/2022 04:21 AM
Changes: 10/25/2015 10:34 AM (57), 02/17/2018 09:54 AM (12), 06/25/2022 04:11 AM (3), 06/25/2022 04:21 AM (1)
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