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CVE-2017-7957 Detail

Current Description

XStream through 1.4.9, when a certain denyTypes workaround is not used, mishandles attempts to create an instance of the primitive type 'void' during unmarshalling, leading to a remote application crash, as demonstrated by an xstream.fromXML("<void/>") call.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3841 Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100687 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039499 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://x-stream.github.io/CVE-2017-7957.html Vendor Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1832 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2888 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2889 Third Party Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/125800 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://www-prd-trops.events.ibm.com/node/715749 Permissions Required

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:xstream_project:xstream:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.4.9

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-7957
NVD Published Date:
04/29/2017
NVD Last Modified:
03/26/2019