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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-0054

Original release date: 04/17/2014
Last revised: 05/09/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The Jaxb2RootElementHttpMessageConverter in Spring MVC in Spring Framework before 3.2.8 and 4.0.0 before 4.0.2 does not disable external entity resolution, which allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files, cause a denial of service, and conduct CSRF attacks via crafted XML, aka an XML External Entity (XXE) issue. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2013-4152, CVE-2013-7315, and CVE-2013-6429.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2014:0400
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 57915
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://jira.spring.io/browse/SPR-11376
Type: Advisory

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:4.0.0:m1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:4.0.0:m2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:4.0.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:4.0.1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.7 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.6
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.5
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.4
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.3
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.0
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.1.4
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.1.3
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.1.2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.1.1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.1.0
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.7
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.6
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.5
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.4
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.3
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0.m2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0.m1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:rc3
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:m4
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:m3
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:m2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:m1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0

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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) (CWE-352)