Debian DLA-1299-1 : libjgraphx-java security update

High Nessus Plugin ID 107118


The remote Debian host is missing a security update.


It was discovered that there was a potential XML External Entity (XXE) attack in libjgraphx-java, a diagramming library for Java applications.

For Debian 7 'Wheezy', this issue has been fixed in libjgraphx-java version

We recommend that you upgrade your libjgraphx-java packages.

NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Upgrade the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 107118

File Name: debian_DLA-1299.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/03/05

Modified: 2018/03/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libjgraphx-java, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libjgraphx-java-doc, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 2018/03/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-18197