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NOTICE UPDATE

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CVE-2023-26119 Detail

Description

Versions of the package net.sourceforge.htmlunit:htmlunit from 0 and before 3.0.0 are vulnerable to Remote Code Execution (RCE) via XSTL, when browsing the attacker’s webpage.


Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score matches with CNA score
CNA:  Snyk
Base Score:  9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/HtmlUnit/htmlunit/commit/641325bbc84702dc9800ec7037aec061ce21956b Patch 
https://security.snyk.io/vuln/SNYK-JAVA-NETSOURCEFORGEHTMLUNIT-3252500 Third Party Advisory 
https://siebene.github.io/2022/12/30/HtmlUnit-RCE/ Exploit  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-94 Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') Reference acceptance level Snyk  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2023-26119
NVD Published Date:
04/03/2023
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2023
Source:
Snyk