CVE Details

Release Date:2024-02-04


libexpat through 2.5.0 allows a denial of service (resource consumption) because many full reparsings are required in the case of a large token for which multiple buffer fills are needed.

See more information about CVE-2023-52425 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS Scoring

NOTE: The following CVSS v3.1 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 7.5 CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Attack Vector: Network Attack Complexity: Low
Privileges Required: None User Interaction: None
Scope: Unchanged Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None Availability Impact: High

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 8 (expat)ELSA-2024-16152024-04-03
Oracle Linux version 8 (xmlrpc-c)ELSA-2024-42592024-07-02
Oracle Linux version 9 (expat)ELSA-2024-15302024-03-26

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