CVE-2013-6429

NameCVE-2013-6429
DescriptionThe SourceHttpMessageConverter in Spring MVC in Spring Framework before 3.2.5 and 4.0.0.M1 through 4.0.0.RC1 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, and a different vulnerability than CVE-2013-4152 and CVE-2013-7315.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2857-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote, user-initiated)
Debian Bugs735420
Debian/oldoldstablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libspring-java (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy3.0.6.RELEASE-6+deb7u3fixed
jessie3.0.6.RELEASE-17fixed
stretch, sid3.2.13-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libspring-javasource(unstable)3.0.6.RELEASE-11medium735420
libspring-javasourcewheezy3.0.6.RELEASE-6+deb7u2mediumDSA-2857-1

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