Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2512-1 libhibernate3-java -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
03 Jan 2021
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-25638.
More information:

A flaw was found in hibernate-core. A SQL injection in the implementation of the JPA Criteria API can permit unsanitized literals when a literal is used in the SQL comments of the query. This flaw could allow an attacker to access unauthorized information or possibly conduct further attacks.

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 3.6.10.Final-6+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libhibernate3-java packages.

For the detailed security status of libhibernate3-java please refer to its security tracker page at:

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