CVE-2017-1000061

Published: 17 July 2017

xmlsec 1.2.23 and before is vulnerable to XML External Entity Expansion when parsing crafted input documents, resulting in possible information disclosure or denial of service

From the Ubuntu security team

It was discovered that xmlsec incorrectly handled certain input documents. An attacker could possibly use this issue to obtain sensitive information or cause a denial of service.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 7.1

Status

Package Release Status
xmlsec1
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (1.2.24-1)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Not vulnerable
(1.2.24-3)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Not vulnerable
(1.2.24-3)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(1.2.24-3)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) Needed

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needed)