[ANN] Struts GA (fast-track) release available

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2013-07-15T00:00:00


The Apache Struts group is pleased to announce that Struts is available as a "General Availability" release. The GA designation is our highest quality grade.

Apache Struts 2 is an elegant, extensible framework for creating enterprise-ready Java web applications. The framework is designed to streamline the full development cycle, from building, to deploying, to maintaining applications over time.

This release includes important security fix: A vulnerability introduced by wildcard matching mechanism or double evaluation of OGNL Expression allows remote command execution. More details in Security Bulletin http://struts.apache.org/release/2.3.x/docs/s2-015.html

All developers are strongly advised to update existing Struts 2 applications to Struts

Struts is available in a full distribution, or as separate library, source, example and documentation distributions, from the releases page. * http://struts.apache.org/download.cgi#struts23143

The release is also available from the central Maven repository under Group ID "org.apache.struts".

The #.#.x series of the Apache Struts framework has a minimum requirement of the following specification versions: * Java Servlet 2.4 and JavaServer Pages (JSP) 2.0 * Java 2 Standard Platform Edition (J2SE) 5

The release notes are available online at: * http://struts.apache.org/2.x/docs/version-notes-23143.html

Should any issues arise with your use of any version of the Struts framework, please post your comments to the user list, and, if appropriate, file a tracking ticket.appropriate, file a tracking ticket: * https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/WW

  • The Apache Struts group.

Regards -- Lukasz