openSUSE Security Update : dom4j (openSUSE-2018-1486)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119494


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for dom4j fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2018-1000632: Prevent XML injection that could have resulted in an attacker tampering with XML documents (bsc#1105443).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.


Update the affected dom4j packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 119494

File Name: openSUSE-2018-1486.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/12/07

Updated: 2018/12/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.4

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dom4j, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dom4j-demo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dom4j-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dom4j-manual, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/12/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1000632