86409 : JBoss Enterprise Application Platform /var/cache/jboss-ec2-eap Permission Weakness Local Information Disclosure
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JBoss Enterprise Application Platform contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when the application sets insecure world-readable permissions on the /var/cache/jboss-ec2-eap directory. This may allow a local attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive Amazon Web Service (AWS) credentials.


Location: Local Access Required
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Authentication Required


The vendor has released a patch to address this vulnerability. Check the vendor advisory or solution in the references section. There are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue.


Red Hat, Inc.
JBoss Enterprise Application Platform
5 EL6



CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 2.1
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2014-02-03 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_0


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