CVE-2014-3481

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2014-06-05
CWE:
CWE-611
Bugzilla:
1105242: CVE-2014-3481 JBoss AS JAX-RS: Information disclosure via XML eXternal Entity (XXE)
It was found that the default context parameters as provided to RESTEasy deployments by JBoss EAP did not explicitly disable external entity expansion for RESTEasy. A remote attacker could use this flaw to perform XML External Entity (XXE) attacks on RESTEasy applications accepting XML input.

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CVSS v2 metrics

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

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat JBoss Data Grid 6.3 RHSA-2014:0895 2014-07-16
Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization 6.0 RHSA-2015:0765 2015-03-31
Red Hat JBoss Operations Network 3.3 RHSA-2014:1904 2014-11-25
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 6 Server (jboss-as-jaxrs) RHSA-2014:0799 2014-06-26
Red Hat JBoss Portal 6.2 RHSA-2015:1009 2015-05-14
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.2 RHSA-2014:0797 2014-06-26
Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization 6.1 RHSA-2015:0675 2015-03-11
Red Hat JBoss Fuse Service Works 6.0 RHSA-2015:0720 2015-03-24
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 5 Server (jboss-as-jaxrs) RHSA-2014:0798 2014-06-26

Acknowledgements

This issue was discovered by the Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform QE team.
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