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CVE-2007-3716 Detail

Current Description

The Java XML Digital Signature implementation in Sun JDK and JRE 6 before Update 2 does not properly process XSLT stylesheets in XSLT transforms in XML signatures, which allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted stylesheet, a related issue to CVE-2007-3715.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/248
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102993-1 Patch
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200709-15.xml
http://www.isecpartners.com/advisories/2007-04-dsig.txt
http://www.isecpartners.com/files/XMLDSIG_Command_Injection.pdf
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/473552/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/473553/100/0/threaded
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018365
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2492 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3009 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:*:update_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3716
NVD Published Date:
07/11/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018