CVE Database

CVE-2013-4221

Impact: Important
Public: 2013-08-07
Bugzilla: 995275: CVE-2013-4221 Restlet: remote code execution due to insecure XML deserialization

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The default configuration of the ObjectRepresentation class in Restlet before 2.1.4 deserializes objects from untrusted sources using the Java XMLDecoder, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary Java code via crafted XML.

Find out more about CVE-2013-4221 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 6.8
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Fuse ESB Enterprise 7.1.0 RHSA-2013:1862 December 19, 2013
Fuse MQ Enterprise 7.1.0 RHSA-2013:1862 December 19, 2013
Fuse Management Console 7.1.0 RHSA-2013:1862 December 19, 2013
Red Hat JBoss A-MQ 6.0 RHSA-2013:1410 October 07, 2013
Red Hat JBoss Fuse 6.0 RHSA-2013:1410 October 07, 2013

External References

http://blog.diniscruz.com/2013/08/using-xmldecoder-to-execute-server-side.html

http://restlet.org/learn/2.1/changes

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