It was found that the org.apache.catalina.servlets.DefaultServlet implementation in JBoss Web / Apache Tomcat allowed the definition of XML External Entities (XXEs) in provided XSLTs. A malicious application could use this to circumvent intended security restrictions to disclose sensitive information.
NOTE: The following CVSS v2.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|Base Score:||2.1||Base Metrics:||AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N|
|Access Vector:||Network||Attack Complexity:||High|
|Authentication:||Requires single instance||Confidentiality Impact:||Partial|
|Integrity Impact:||None||Availability Impact:||None|
|Oracle Linux version 6 (tomcat6)||ELSA-2014-0865||2014-07-09|
|Oracle Linux version 7 (tomcat)||ELSA-2014-0827||2014-07-23|
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