CVE-2014-0096

Priority
Medium
Description
java/org/apache/catalina/servlets/DefaultServlet.java in the default
servlet in Apache Tomcat before 6.0.40, 7.x before 7.0.53, and 8.x before
8.0.4 does not properly restrict XSLT stylesheets, which allows remote
attackers to bypass security-manager restrictions and read arbitrary files
via a crafted web application that provides an XML external entity
declaration in conjunction with an entity reference, related to an XML
External Entity (XXE) issue.
References
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Upstream:released (7.0.53-1)
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx):DNE
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (7.0.52-1ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn):not-affected (7.0.53-1)
Patches:
Upstream:http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1578637
Upstream:http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1578655
Package
Upstream:released (6.0.41-1)
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx):released (6.0.24-2ubuntu1.16)
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):released (6.0.35-1ubuntu3.5)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn):not-affected (6.0.41-1)
Patches:
Upstream:http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1585853
Package
Upstream:released (8.0.5-1)
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx):DNE
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn):not-affected (8.0.9-1)
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Updated: 2014-10-23 21:18:14 UTC (commit 8644)