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[RHSA-2018:2317-01] Moderate: xmlrpc security update
Posted on 05 August 2018
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Red Hat Security Advisory
Synopsis: Moderate: xmlrpc security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2018:2317-01
Product: Red Hat Virtualization
Advisory URL: https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2317
Issue date: 2018-07-31
CVE Names: CVE-2016-5003
An update for xmlrpc is now available for Red Hat Virtualization 4 for Red
Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from
the CVE link(s) in the References section.
2. Relevant releases/architectures:
Tools for RHV Engine - noarch
XML-RPC is a way to make remote procedure calls over the Internet. It
converts procedure calls into XML documents, sends them to a remote server
using the HTTP protocol, and gets back the response as XML.
The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version:
xmlrpc (3.1.3). (BZ#1594618)
* xmlrpc: Deserialization of untrusted Java object through
<ex:serializable> tag (CVE-2016-5003)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in
the References section.
For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:
5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
1508123 - CVE-2016-5003 xmlrpc: Deserialization of untrusted Java object through <ex:serializable> tag
6. Package List:
Tools for RHV Engine:
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