CVE-2018-1000652

NameCVE-2018-1000652
DescriptionJabRef version <=4.3.1 contains a XML External Entity (XXE) vulnerability in MsBibImporter XML Parser that can result in disclosure of confidential data, denial of service, server side request forgery, port scanning. This attack appear to be exploitable via Specially crafted MsBib file. This vulnerability appears to have been fixed in after commit 89f855d.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
jabref (PTS)jessie2.10+ds-3vulnerable
stretch3.8.1+ds-3vulnerable
buster, sid3.8.2+ds-10vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
jabrefsource(unstable)(unfixed)low

Notes

[stretch] - jabref <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - jabref <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://github.com/JabRef/jabref/issues/4229
https://github.com/JabRef/jabref/commit/89f855d76713b4cd25ac0830c719cd61c511851e

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