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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-3715

Original release date: 07/11/2007
Last revised: 07/28/2011


Sun Java System Application Server and Web Server 7.0 through 9.0 before 20070710 do not properly process XSLT stylesheets in XSLT transforms in XML signatures, which allows context-dependent attackers to execute an arbitrary Java method via a crafted stylesheet, a related issue to CVE-2007-3716.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 37248
External Source: BID
Name: 24850
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.isecpartners.com/advisories/2007-04-dsig.txt
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2785
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102992
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 200054
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: sunjava-xsltstylesheets-code-execution(35335)
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.isecpartners.com/files/XMLDSIG_Command_Injection.pdf
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070712 Whitepaper: Command Injection in XML Digital Signatures and Encryption
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2493
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26023
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070712 Command Injection in XML Digital Signatures

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