CVE-2008-0628

Priority
Low
Description
The XML parsing code in Sun Java Runtime Environment JDK and JRE 6 Update 3
and earlier processes external entity references even when the "external
general entities" property is false, which allows remote attackers to
conduct XML external entity (XXE) attacks and cause a denial of service or
access restricted resources.
References
Package
Upstream:not-affected
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron):not-affected
Package
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron):released (6-04-1)
More Information

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict

Updated: 2012-06-01 15:18:34 UTC (commit 5347)