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CVE-2018-1000840 Detail

Description

Processing Foundation Processing version 3.4 and earlier contains a XML External Entity (XXE) vulnerability in loadXML() function that can result in An attacker can read arbitrary files and exfiltrate their contents via HTTP requests. This attack appear to be exploitable via The victim must use Processing to parse a crafted XML document.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/20/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/processing/processing/issues/5706
https://twitter.com/ben_fry/status/1054333613465059329

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-1000840
NVD Published Date:
12/20/2018
NVD Last Modified:
12/20/2018