Bug 1043332 (CVE-2013-6440)

Summary: CVE-2013-6440 XMLTooling-J/OpenSAML Java: XML eXternal Entity (XXE) flaw in ParserPool and Decrypter
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: David Jorm <djorm>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Priority: medium    
Version: unspecifiedCC: aneelica, anil.saldhana, asantos, bdawidow, chazlett, epp-bugs, fnasser, hfnukal, huwang, jcoleman, jpallich, jrusnack, lgao, mjc, myarboro, pavelp, pcheung, rhq-maint, spinder, theute, weli
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OS: Linux   
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It was found that the ParserPool and Decrypter classes in the OpenSAML Java implementation resolved external entities, permitting XML External Entity (XXE) attacks. A remote attacker could use this flaw to read files accessible to the user running the application server, and potentially perform other more advanced XXE attacks.
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Last Closed: 2014-12-15 21:15:33 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 1045295, 1045296, 1045297, 1045298, 1051300, 1051301, 1051302, 1075468    
Bug Blocks: 1043333, 1050810, 1055846, 1058944, 1141957, 1145284, 1159080    

Description David Jorm 2013-12-16 01:56:37 UTC
IssueDescription:

It was found that the ParserPool and Decrypter classes in the OpenSAML Java implementation resolved external entities, permitting XML External Entity (XXE) attacks. A remote attacker could use this flaw to read files accessible to the user running the application server, and potentially perform other more advanced XXE attacks.

Comment 2 Arun Babu Neelicattu 2013-12-16 04:03:02 UTC
Acknowledgements:

This issue was discovered by David Illsley, Ron Gutierrez of Gotham Digital Science, and David Jorm of the Red Hat Security Response Team.

Comment 5 Arun Babu Neelicattu 2014-01-09 05:45:40 UTC
All versions of XMLTooling-J before 1.4.1 and distributions of OpenSAML Java before 2.6.1 are affected by this flaw.

Comment 9 errata-xmlrpc 2014-02-13 18:38:33 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.2.1

Via RHSA-2014:0172 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0172.html

Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2014-02-13 18:39:45 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  JBEAP 6 for RHEL 6
  JBEAP 6.2 for RHEL 6

Via RHSA-2014:0171 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0171.html

Comment 11 errata-xmlrpc 2014-02-13 18:41:28 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  JBEAP 6 for RHEL 5
  JBEAP 6.2 for RHEL 5

Via RHSA-2014:0170 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0170.html

Comment 12 errata-xmlrpc 2014-02-20 17:23:22 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat JBoss Portal 6.1.1

Via RHSA-2014:0195 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0195.html

Comment 13 errata-xmlrpc 2014-04-30 18:50:56 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Fuse ESB Enterprise/MQ Enterprise 7.1.0 R1 P3

Via RHSA-2014:0452 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0452.html

Comment 14 errata-xmlrpc 2014-09-23 20:20:06 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat JBoss BPM Suite 6.0.3

Via RHSA-2014:1291 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1291.html

Comment 15 errata-xmlrpc 2014-09-23 20:20:55 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat JBoss BRMS 6.0.3

Via RHSA-2014:1290 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1290.html

Comment 18 errata-xmlrpc 2014-12-15 20:35:55 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  JBoss Fuse Service Works 6.0.0

Via RHSA-2014:1995 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1995.html