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Red Hat: 2014:1011-01: resteasy-base: Moderate Advisory Print E-mail
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RedHat Linux Updated resteasy-base packages that fix one security issue are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Moderate [More...]
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                   Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Moderate: resteasy-base security update
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2014:1011-01
Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1011.html
Issue date:        2014-08-06
CVE Names:         CVE-2014-3490 
=====================================================================

1. Summary:

Updated resteasy-base packages that fix one security issue are now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Moderate
security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in
the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Client Optional (v. 7) - noarch
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ComputeNode Optional (v. 7) - noarch
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 7) - noarch
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Optional (v. 7) - noarch
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 7) - noarch
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Optional (v. 7) - noarch

3. Description:

RESTEasy contains a JBoss project that provides frameworks to help build
RESTful Web Services and RESTful Java applications. It is a fully certified
and portable implementation of the JAX-RS specification.

It was found that the fix for CVE-2012-0818 was incomplete: external
parameter entities were not disabled when the
resteasy.document.expand.entity.references parameter was set to false.
A remote attacker able to send XML requests to a RESTEasy endpoint could
use this flaw to read files accessible to the user running the application
server, and potentially perform other more advanced XXE attacks.
(CVE-2014-3490)

This issue was discovered by David Jorm of Red Hat Product Security.

All resteasy-base users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages,
which contain a backported patch to correct this issue.

4. Solution:

Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the
Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

1107901 - CVE-2014-3490 RESTEasy: XXE via parameter entities

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Client Optional (v. 7):

Source:
resteasy-base-2.3.5-3.el7_0.src.rpm

noarch:
resteasy-base-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-atom-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jackson-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-javadoc-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxb-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxrs-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxrs-all-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxrs-api-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jettison-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-providers-pom-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-tjws-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux ComputeNode Optional (v. 7):

Source:
resteasy-base-2.3.5-3.el7_0.src.rpm

noarch:
resteasy-base-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-atom-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jackson-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-javadoc-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxb-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxrs-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxrs-all-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxrs-api-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jettison-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-providers-pom-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-tjws-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 7):

Source:
resteasy-base-2.3.5-3.el7_0.src.rpm

noarch:
resteasy-base-atom-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxb-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxrs-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxrs-api-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jettison-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Optional (v. 7):

noarch:
resteasy-base-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jackson-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-javadoc-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxrs-all-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-providers-pom-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-tjws-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 7):

Source:
resteasy-base-2.3.5-3.el7_0.src.rpm

noarch:
resteasy-base-atom-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxb-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxrs-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxrs-api-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jettison-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Optional (v. 7):

noarch:
resteasy-base-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jackson-provider-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-javadoc-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-jaxrs-all-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-providers-pom-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm
resteasy-base-tjws-2.3.5-3.el7_0.noarch.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/#package

7. References:

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2014-3490.html
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#moderate

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is .  More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2014 Red Hat, Inc.
 
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