CVE-2016-4434

Priority
Description
Apache Tika before 1.13 does not properly initialize the XML parser or
choose handlers, which might allow remote attackers to conduct XML External
Entity (XXE) attacks via vectors involving (1) spreadsheets in OOXML files
and (2) XMP metadata in PDF and other file formats, a related issue to
CVE-2016-2175.
Notes
Package
Source: tika (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (1.18-1)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected (1.18-1)
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Updated: 2020-04-24 03:30:13 UTC (commit d3f8a6ed481830fb100109a132bef581fc4176fe)