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952855: CVE-2012-4067 eucalyptus: Insecure XML Parsing Vulnerability in Walrus

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Walrus in Eucalyptus before 3.2.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory, thread, and CPU consumption) via a crafted XML message containing a DTD, as demonstrated by a bucket-logging request.

Find out more about CVE-2012-4067 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


Not affected. This flaw does not affect the jclouds Eucalyptus API as shipped with JBoss Fuse 6.0.0 and Fuse ESB Enterprise 7.1.0.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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