Public Date:
995275: CVE-2013-4221 Restlet: remote code execution due to insecure XML deserialization

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 dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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

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 2013-12-19
Fuse Management Console 7.1.0 RHSA-2013:1862 2013-12-19
Red Hat JBoss A-MQ 6.0 RHSA-2013:1410 2013-10-07
Red Hat JBoss Fuse 6.0 RHSA-2013:1410 2013-10-07
Fuse MQ Enterprise 7.1.0 RHSA-2013:1862 2013-12-19

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