Release date: April 25, 2017
Vulnerability identifier: APSB17-14
CVE number: CVE-2017-3008, CVE-2017-3066
Adobe has released security hotfixes for ColdFusion versions 10, 11 and the 2016 release. These hotfixes resolve an input validation issue that could be used in reflected XSS (cross-site scripting) attacks (CVE-2017-3008). These hotfixes also include an updated version of Apache BlazeDS to mitigate java deserialization (CVE-2017-3066).
Adobe recommends that customers apply the appropriate hotfix using the instructions provided in the "Solution" section below.
|ColdFusion (2016 release)||Update 3 and earlier versions||All
|ColdFusion 11||Update 11 and earlier versions||All|
|ColdFusion 10||Update 22 and earlier versions||All|
Adobe categorizes this update with the following priority rating and recommends users update their installations to the newest versions:
Adobe recommends that ColdFusion customers update their installation using the instructions provided in the relevant tech notes:
- ColdFusion (2016 release): http://helpx.adobe.com/coldfusion/kb/coldfusion-2016-update-4.html
- ColdFusion 11: http://helpx.adobe.com/coldfusion/kb/coldfusion-11-update-12.html
- ColdFusion 10: http://helpx.adobe.com/coldfusion/kb/coldfusion-10-update-23.html
Customers should also apply the security configuration settings as outlined on the ColdFusion Security page as well as review the respective Lockdown guides.
- These hotfixes resolve an important input validation issue (CVE-2017-3008) that could be exploited to conduct XSS (cross-site scripting) attacks.
- These hotfixes include an updated version of the Apache BlazeDS library to mitigate an important Java deserialization vulnerability (CVE-2017-3066).
Adobe would like to thank the following individuals and organizations for reporting these issues and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers:
- Lion (CVE-2017-3008).
- Moritz Bechler of AgNO3 GmbH & Co. KG (CVE-2017-3066).
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