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CVE-2014-5265 Detail

Current Description

The Incutio XML-RPC (IXR) Library, as used in WordPress before 3.9.2 and Drupal 6.x before 6.33 and 7.x before 7.31, permits entity declarations without considering recursion during entity expansion, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory and CPU consumption) via a crafted XML document containing a large number of nested entity references, a similar issue to CVE-2003-1564.

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:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://cgit.drupalcode.org/drupal/diff/includes/xmlrpc.inc?id=1849830
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2999
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3001
https://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/29404
https://wordpress.org/news/2014/08/wordpress-3-9-2/ Patch Vendor Advisory
https://www.drupal.org/SA-CORE-2014-004 Patch Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.9.1

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 3 ( hide )

Showing 100 of 122 CPEs, view all CPEs here.

Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-5265
NVD Published Date:
08/18/2014
NVD Last Modified:
11/25/2015