CVE-2011-1425

NameCVE-2011-1425
Descriptionxslt.c in XML Security Library (aka xmlsec) before 1.2.17, as used in WebKit and other products, when XSLT is enabled, allows remote attackers to create or overwrite arbitrary files via vectors involving the libxslt output extension and a ds:Transform element during signature verification.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2219-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs620560

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
xmlsec1 (PTS)wheezy1.2.18-2fixed
jessie1.2.20-2fixed
stretch1.2.23-0.1fixed
buster, sid1.2.25-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
xmlsec1source(unstable)1.2.14-1.1medium620560
xmlsec1sourcelenny1.2.9-5+lenny1mediumDSA-2219-1
xmlsec1sourcesqueeze1.2.14-1+squeeze1mediumDSA-2219-1

Notes

http://www.aleksey.com/xmlsec/news.html

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