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CVE-2014-3004 Detail

Description

The default configuration for the Xerces SAX Parser in Castor before 1.3.3 allows context-dependent attackers to conduct XML External Entity (XXE) attacks via a crafted XML document.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/11/2014

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
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://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-06/msg00043.html Third Party Advisory
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/126854/Castor-Library-XXE-Disclosure.html Exploit
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2014/May/142 Exploit
http://secunia.com/advisories/59427
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/67676 Broken Link
https://quickview.cloudapps.cisco.com/quickview/bug/CSCvm56811

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of XML External Entity Reference ('XXE') (CWE-611)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:castor_project:castor:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:castor_project:castor:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:castor_project:castor:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.3.2

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse_project:opensuse:12.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-3004
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2014
NVD Last Modified:
02/11/2019