10 Aug 2012
20 Sep 2012
Apache Qpid 0.x
This covers vulnerabilities or security issues where malicious users or people can bypass certain security mechanisms of the application.
The actual impact varies significantly depending on the design and purpose of the affected application.
A vulnerability has been reported in Apache Qpid, which can be exploited by malicious people to bypass certain security restrictions.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error within the broker authentication mechanism when handling shadow connections from AMQP clients and can be exploited to authenticate as a AMQP broker by sending a specially crafted NullAuthenticator request.
The vulnerability is reported in versions prior to 0.18.
Update to version 0.18.
Reported by the vendor.