CVE-2013-2154

HIGH

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the XML Signature Reference functionality (xsec/dsig/DSIGReference.cpp) in Apache Santuario XML Security for C++ (aka xml-security-c) before 1.7.1 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via malformed XPointer expressions, probably related to the DSIGReference::getURIBaseTXFM function.

References

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2013-06/0141.html

http://santuario.apache.org/secadv.data/CVE-2013-2154.txt

http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/santuario/xml-security-cpp/trunk/xsec/dsig/DSIGReference.cpp?r1=1125514&r2=1493959&pathrev=1493959&diff_format=h

http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2710

https://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2018-15

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-08-20

Updated: 2018-11-08

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH