CVE-2022-40152

high

Description

Those using Woodstox to parse XML data may be vulnerable to Denial of Service attacks (DOS) if DTD support is enabled. If the parser is running on user supplied input, an attacker may supply content that causes the parser to crash by stackoverflow. This effect may support a denial of service attack.

References

https://bugs.chromium.org/p/oss-fuzz/issues/detail?id=47434

https://github.com/x-stream/xstream/issues/304

Details

Source: Mitre, NVD

Published: 2022-09-16

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Severity: High