Path traversal in Apache Camel

Published: 2019-05-03 | Updated: 2019-06-12
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2019-0194
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Apache Camel
Server applications / Frameworks for developing and running applications

Vendor Apache Foundation

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.

1) Path traversal

EUVDB-ID: #VU18786

Risk: Medium


CVE-ID: CVE-2019-0194

CWE-ID: CWE-22 - Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal')

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform directory traversal attacks.

The vulnerability exists due to input validation error when processing directory traversal sequences. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted HTTP request and read arbitrary files on the system.


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Vulnerable software versions

Apache Camel: 2.21.0 - 2.23.0

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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