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Date: Wed, 06 Jun 2012 20:55:02 -0600
From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
CC: David Jorm <djorm@...hat.com>
Subject: Re: CVE request: Mojarra allows deployed web applications
 to read FacesContext from other applications

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On 06/06/2012 08:02 PM, David Jorm wrote:
> Could a CVE please be assigned for this issue:
> 
> It was found that in Mojarra, the FacesContext that is made
> available during application startup is held in a ThreadLocal. The
> reference is not properly cleaned up in all cases. As a result, if
> a JSF WAR calls FacesContext.getCurrentInstance() during
> application startup, another WAR can get access to the leftover
> context and thus get access to the other WAR's resources.
> 
> References: Upstream Mojarra bug:
> http://java.net/jira/browse/JAVASERVERFACES-2436 Bug for
> JBoss-specific impacts:
> https://issues.jboss.org/browse/JBPAPP-9197
> 
> Thanks

Please use CVE-2012-2672 for this issue.

- -- 
Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)
PGP: 0x5E267993 A90B F995 7350 148F 66BF 7554 160D 4553 5E26 7993

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