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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2020-11987: Security patch for batik (ALAS-2023-1695)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2020-11987: Security patch for batik (ALAS-2023-1695)

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
02/24/2021
Created
03/09/2023
Added
03/07/2023
Modified
03/07/2023

Description

Apache Batik 1.13 is vulnerable to server-side request forgery, caused by improper input validation by the NodePickerPanel. By using a specially-crafted argument, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the underlying server to make arbitrary GET requests.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-batik

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