CVE-2013-4002

high

Description

XMLscanner.java in Apache Xerces2 Java Parser before 2.12.0, as used in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in IBM Java 5.0 before 5.0 SR16-FP3, 6 before 6 SR14, 6.0.1 before 6.0.1 SR6, and 7 before 7 SR5 as well as Oracle Java SE 7u40 and earlier, Java SE 6u60 and earlier, Java SE 5.0u51 and earlier, JRockit R28.2.8 and earlier, JRockit R27.7.6 and earlier, Java SE Embedded 7u40 and earlier, and possibly other products allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via vectors related to XML attribute names.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-07/msg00026.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-07/msg00027.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-07/msg00028.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-07/msg00029.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-08/msg00000.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-08/msg00003.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-11/msg00010.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-11/msg00023.html

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=138674031212883&w=2

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=138674073720143&w=2

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014:0414

http://secunia.com/advisories/56257

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201406-32.xml

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/85260

https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/XERCESJ-1679

https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/49dc6702104a86ecbb40292dcd329ce9ae4c32b74733199ecab14a73%40%3Cj-users.xerces.apache.org%3E

https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/708d94141126eac03011144a971a6411fcac16d9c248d1d535a39451%40%3Csolr-user.lucene.apache.org%3E

https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r204ba2a9ea750f38d789d2bb429cc0925ad6133deea7cbc3001d96b5%40%3Csolr-user.lucene.apache.org%3E

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5982

http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/xerces/java/trunk/src/org/apache/xerces/impl/XMLScanner.java?r1=965250&r2=1499506&view=patch

https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpuapr2022.html

https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2013-1899837.html

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IC98015

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21644197

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21653371

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21657539

http://www.ibm.com/connections/blogs/PSIRT/entry/security_bulletin_ibm_filenet_content_manager_and_ibm_content_foundation_xml_4j_denial_of_service_attack_cve_2013_4002

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/alerts/#IBM_Security_Update_July_2013

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2033-1

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2089-1

Details

Source: Mitre, NVD

Published: 2013-07-23

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Severity: High