Apache ActiveMQ Unsafe deserialization Code Execution Vulnerability (Windows)

Published: 2016-10-04 14:20:32
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Summary:
This host is running Apache ActiveMQ and is prone to an arbitrary code execution vulnerability.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The flaw exists due to not restricting the classes that can be serialized in the broker.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted serialized Java Message Service (JMS) ObjectMessage object.

Affected Versions:
Apache ActiveMQ Version 5.0 through 5.12.1 on Windows

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Apache ActiveMQ Version 5.13.0 or later.

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-5254

References:

http://activemq.apache.org/security-advisories.data/CVE-2015-5254-announcement.txt

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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