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CVE-2011-5245 Detail

Current Description

The readFrom function in providers.jaxb.JAXBXmlTypeProvider in RESTEasy before 2.3.2 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via an external entity reference in a Java Architecture for XML Binding (JAXB) input, aka an XML external entity (XXE) injection attack, a similar vulnerability to CVE-2012-0818.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0441.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0519.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1056.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1057.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1058.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1059.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1125.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0371.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0372.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/51766
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=785631
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/72808
https://issues.jboss.org/browse/RESTEASY/fixforversion/12318708
https://issues.jboss.org/browse/RESTEASY-647 Patch

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:2.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:2.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:2.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:2.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:resteasy:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.3.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-5245
NVD Published Date:
11/23/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017