CVE-2014-0191

Priority
Medium
Description
The xmlParserHandlePEReference function in parser.c in libxml2 before
2.9.2, as used in Web Listener in Oracle HTTP Server in Oracle Fusion
Middleware 11.1.1.7.0, 12.1.2.0, and 12.1.3.0 and other products, loads
external parameter entities regardless of whether entity substitution or
validation is enabled, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (resource consumption) via a crafted XML document.
References
Bugs
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):released (2.7.8.dfsg-5.1ubuntu4.7)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (2.9.1+dfsg1-3ubuntu4.1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://git.gnome.org/browse/libxml2/commit/?id=9cd1c3cfbd32655d60572c0a413e017260c854df
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Updated: 2015-07-29 20:42:14 UTC (commit 9756)