BSA-2018-588

Brocade Security Advisory ID

BSA-2018-588

Initial Publication Date

12/09/2017

Last Updated

03/22/2018

Revision

2.0: Final

Risk Impact

Low

Workaround

No

Component

Apache Strusts2

Affected CVE

CVE-2017-15707

CVSS Score

6.2

Summary

In Apache Struts 2.5 to 2.5.14, the REST Plugin is using an outdated JSON-lib library which is vulnerable and allow perform a DoS attack using malicious request with specially crafted JSON payload.

Affected Products

No Brocade Fibre Channel technology products from Broadcom are currently known to be affected by this vulnerability.

Revision History

Version Change Date
1.0 Initial Publication December 9, 2017
2.0 Updated with Brocade Network Advisor March 22, 2018
3.0 Updated Score April 30, 2018

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