Atlassian Crowd 2.6.x < 2.6.3 Information Disclosure

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 700021
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The version of Atlassian Crowd installed on the remote host is affected by an information disclosure attack vector.


The version of Crowd installed on the remote host is version 2.6.x prior to 2.6.3 and is affected by a XML External Entity (XXE) vulnerability. This vulnerability could allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to retrieve arbitrary files from the remote host by sending a specially crafted HTTP request with a Document Type Definition (DTD) header containing an XML external entity along with an entity reference.


Update to Crowd version 2.6.3 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 700021

Family: CGI

Published: 3/23/2017

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 9900

Nessus ID: 67176

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:X/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:atlassian:crowd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Patch Publication Date: 7/3/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/4/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-3925

BID: 60899