Authentication Bypass

Affecting org.apache.shiro:shiro-web artifact, versions [,1.5.3)

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Overview

org.apache.shiro:shiro-web is a powerful and easy-to-use Java security framework that performs authentication, authorization, cryptography, and session management.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Authentication Bypass. When using Apache Shiro with Spring dynamic controllers, a specially crafted request may cause an authentication bypass.

Remediation

Upgrade org.apache.shiro:shiro-web to version 1.5.3 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

9.8
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Credit
Unknown
CVE
CVE-2020-11989
CWE
CWE-287
Snyk ID
SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHESHIRO-573173
Disclosed
22 Jun, 2020
Published
24 Jun, 2020