CVE-2015-0250

NameCVE-2015-0250
DescriptionXML external entity (XXE) vulnerability in the SVG to (1) PNG and (2) JPG conversion classes in Apache Batik 1.x before 1.8 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files or cause a denial of service via a crafted SVG file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-182-1, DSA-3205-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs780897

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
batik (PTS)wheezy1.7+dfsg-3+deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)1.7+dfsg-3+deb7u2fixed
jessie1.7+dfsg-5fixed
stretch1.8-4fixed
buster, sid1.9-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
batiksource(unstable)1.7+dfsg-5medium780897
batiksourcesqueeze1.7-6+deb6u1mediumDLA-182-1
batiksourcewheezy1.7+dfsg-3+deb7u1mediumDSA-3205-1

Notes

https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/BATIK-1018
https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/BATIK-1113
Commit disabling external xml entities: https://svn.apache.org/viewvc/xmlgraphics/batik/trunk/sources/org/apache/batik/dom/util/SAXDocumentFactory.java?r1=662304&r2=1664335&diff_format=h
PoC: https://www.ernw.de/download/xxe_batik.tar.xz

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