Known Vulnerabilities

The following vulnerabilities are known to exist in Liferay Portal CE.  Users of older releases are strongly encouraged to upgrade to the latest Liferay Portal CE release.  Patches are only produced for the latest Liferay Portal CE release.  Source code modifications may be possible on older releases, but care must be taken to backport fixes that may not apply to older releases.

To obtain source or binary patches for each of the vulnerabilities, click on the name of the vulnerability, and look for links for source and binary patches.  To obtain a single cumulative source or binary patch for all known vulnerabilities, visit the Patch Details section of the Reporting page.  Note that the availability of the single cumulative binary patch may lag a day or two behind availability of the associated source patches.

Liferay Portal 7.0 CE GA1 (7.0.0)

Title Create Date
LPS-66683 All users are site administrators by default 6/16/16
LPS-66682 CSRF token is persisted in database 6/16/16
LPS-66681 Open redirect vulnerability with Facebook authentication 6/16/16
LPS-66680 Restricted WAB resources may be accessible 6/16/16
LPS-66679 Various permission issues in 7.0.0 6/16/16
LPS-66677 Various XSS issues in 7.0.0 6/16/16

Liferay Portal 7.0 CE GA2 (7.0.1)

Title Create Date
LPS-67684 LDAP credentials exposed in logs 8/23/16
LPS-67683 XXE vulnerability in PDFBox 8/23/16
LPS-67682 Editing a blogs entry may reset the blog entry's permission 8/23/16
LPS-67681 Search results include results to which a user should not have access 8/23/16
LPS-67679 Certain types of URL can bypass the portal's open redirect prevention 8/23/16
LPS-67678 Various inline JavaScript related XSS 8/23/16
LPS-67677 Reflected XSS in <aui:form> (2) 8/23/16
LPS-67676 Reflected XSS in <aui:form> (1) 8/23/16
LPS-67675 Reflected XSS in Monitoring 8/23/16

Liferay Portal 7.0 CE GA3 (7.0.2)

Title Create Date
CST-7031 Velocity/FreeMarker templates do not properly restrict variable usage 8/7/17
CST-7027 ThreadLocal may leak variables 6/26/17
CST-7026 Password exposure in Server Administration 6/26/17
CST-7025 Password exposure during a data migration 6/26/17
CST-7024 Multiple permission vulnerabilities in 7.0 CE GA3 6/26/17
CST-7023 Password policy circumvention via forgot password 6/26/17
CST-7022 Open redirect vulnerability in Search 6/26/17
CST-7021 DoS vulnerabilities in Apache Commons FileUpload 6/26/17
CST-7020 XXE vulnerability in Apache Tika 6/26/17
CST-7019 DoS vulnerability via SessionClicks 6/26/17
CST-7018 RCE via TunnelServlet 2/23/17
CST-7017 Multiple XSS vulnerabilities in 7.0 CE GA3 6/23/17

Liferay Portal 7.0 CE GA4 (7.0.3)

Title Create Date
CST-7036 Reminder query answer exposed in shared environments 11/6/17
CST-7035 Login information exposed in URL 11/6/17
CST-7034 Multiple permission vulnerabilities in 7.0 CE GA4 11/6/17
CST-7033 Multiple XSS vulnerabilities in 7.0 CE GA4 11/6/17
CST-7032 Paths to OSGi bundles exposed 8/7/17
CST-7030 Multiple XSS vulnerabilities in 7.0 CE GA4 8/7/17
CST-7029 Denial of service vulnerability via the editing of a wiki page 8/7/17
CST-7028 Denial of service vulnerability via crafted URL 8/7/17

Liferay Portal 7.0 CE GA5 (7.0.4)

Title Create Date
CST-7045 SMTP header injection vulnerability via Commons Email 4/3/18
CST-7044 Content spoofing via URL manipulation 4/3/18
CST-7043 Local file disclosure via crafted URL 4/3/18
CST-7042 Open redirect vulnerability in Asset Publisher 4/3/18
CST-7041 Unauthorized access to system portlets/applications 4/3/18
CST-7040 Denial of service vulnerability when using Xuggler 4/3/18
CST-7039 Password exposure in System Settings 4/3/18
CST-7038 Multiple permission vulnerabilities in 7.0 CE GA5 4/3/18
CST-7037 Multiple XSS vulnerabilities in 7.0 CE GA5 4/3/18

Additional Known Vulnerabilities

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