UAA update for Spring Framework

Published: 2022-04-01 | Updated: 2022-08-29
Risk Critical
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2022-22965
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.
Vulnerable software
Bosh Release for the UAA
Server applications / Virtualization software

Vendor Cloud Foundry Foundation

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one critical risk vulnerability.

1) Code Injection

EUVDB-ID: #VU61756

Risk: Critical


CVE-ID: CVE-2022-22965

CWE-ID: CWE-94 - Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection')

Exploit availability: Yes


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted HTTP request to the affected application and execute arbitrary code on the target system.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.

Note, the vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild.

This vulnerability was dubbed "Spring4Shell".


Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Bosh Release for the UAA: 75.0.0 - 75.17.0

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?