000031270 - Security Vulnerability AAOP CVE-2013-6429, CVE-2013-7315 and CVE-2014-0054 in 7.1 P5 webapps

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Article Number000031270
Applies ToAdaptive Authentication (on-Premise)
CVE IDCVE-2013-6429, CVE-2013-7315, and CVE-2014-0054
Article SummaryDescription:
The Jaxb2RootElementHttpMessageConverter in Spring MVC in Spring Framework before 3.2.8 and 4.0.0 before 4.0.2 does not disable external entity resolution, which allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files, cause a denial of service, and conduct CSRF attacks via crafted XML, aka an XML External Entity (XXE) issue.
NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2013-4152, CVE-2013-7315, and CVE-2013-6429.
CVSS Score
CVSS Base Score : 4.9
CVSS v2 Vector (AV:A/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
In AAOP, the xml that are imported and exported are secured by MD5 message-digest algorithm. If the xml files are altered then AAOP throws an error while importing.
So AAOP is not vulnerable to this.
Alert ImpactNot Exploitable
Technical DetailsThe flaw exists but it is not exploitable



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