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KM03633911 - Data protector. AJP connector in Undertow vulnerability, CVE-2020-1745

KM03633911 - Data protector. AJP connector in Undertow vulnerability, CVE-2020-1745

KM03633911 - Data protector. AJP connector in Undertow vulnerability, CVE-2020-1745

KM03633911 - Data protector. AJP connector in Undertow vulnerability, CVE-2020-1745
B-SL:100 HPSL:100 LIB4:false TYPE:reference HPTYPE:other ATT:0

Summary

A file inclusion vulnerability was found in Data Protector AJP connector in Undertow, enabled with a default AJP configuration port of 8009. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability to read web application files from a vulnerable server. In instances where the vulnerable server allows file uploads, an attacker could upload malicious JavaServer Pages (JSP) code within a variety of file types and trigger this vulnerability to gain remote code execution. https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-1745

 

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Potential Security Impact: File content disclosure / remote code execution in Apache Tomcat

 

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY

 

A file inclusion vulnerability was found in Data Protector AJP connector in Undertow, enabled with a default AJP configuration port of 8009. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability to read web application files from a vulnerable server. In instances where the vulnerable server allows file uploads, an attacker could upload malicious JavaServer Pages (JSP) code within a variety of file types and trigger this vulnerability to gain remote code execution.

https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-1745

CVE References:

CVE-2020-1745

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

Micro Focus Data Protector versions 10.00, 10.01, 10.02, 10.03, 10.04, 10.10, 10.20, 10.30, 10.40, 10.50, 10.60  

CVSS Version 3.0 and Version 2.0 Base Metrics

Reference

V3 Vector

V3 Base Score

V2 Vector

V2 Base Score

CVE-2020-1745

CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:L/A:L

8.6

   

 

RESOLUTION

Micro Focus has made the following mitigation information available to resolve the vulnerability for the impacted versions of Micro Focus Data Protector.

In case of a Data Protector Cell Manager installed on a Windows host, please run the following command -

“<OMNIHOME>\AppServer\bin\jboss-cli.bat” --connect --command="/socket-binding-group=standard-sockets/socket-binding=ajp/:remove"

 

where <OMNIHOME> is the Data Protector installation path.

 

Example: “C:\Program Files\OmniBack\AppServer\bin\jboss-cli.bat” --connect --command="/socket-binding-group=standard-sockets/socket-binding=ajp/:remove"

 

In case of a Data Protector Cell Manager installed on a Linux or HP-UX host, please run the following command -

/opt/omni/AppServer/bin/jboss-cli.sh --connect --command="/socket-binding-group=standard-sockets/socket-binding=ajp/:remove"

 

 

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