(RHSA-2018:2469) Important: Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.1.0 Service Pack 4 security and bug fix update

ID RHSA-2018:2469
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2018-08-16T18:52:05


Red Hat JBoss Web Server is a fully integrated and certified set of components for hosting Java web applications. It is comprised of the Apache HTTP Server, the Apache Tomcat Servlet container, Apache Tomcat Connector (mod_jk), JBoss HTTP Connector (mod_cluster), Hibernate, and the Tomcat Native library.

This release of Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.1 Service Pack 4 serves as a replacement for Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.1, and includes bug fixes, which are documented in the Release Notes document linked to in the References.

Security Fix(es):

  • tomcat: Insecure defaults in CORS filter enable 'supportsCredentials' for all origins (CVE-2018-8014)

  • tomcat-native: Mishandled OCSP invalid response (CVE-2018-8019)

  • tomcat-native: Mishandled OCSP responses can allow clients to authenticate with revoked certificates (CVE-2018-8020)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

The following packages have been upgraded to a newer upstream version: * OpenSSL (1.0.2n) * APR (1.6.3)

CVE-2018-8019 and CVE-2018-8020 were discovered by Coty Sutherland (Red Hat).