DescriptionIn Linaro Automated Validation Architecture (LAVA) before 2022.11, users with valid credentials can submit crafted XMLRPC requests that cause a recursive XML entity expansion, leading to excessive use of memory on the server and a Denial of Service.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-3276-1, DSA-5318-1
Debian Bugs1024429

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
lava (PTS)buster2019.01-5vulnerable
buster (security)2019.01-5+deb10u2fixed
bullseye (security), bullseye2020.12-5+deb11u2fixed
bookworm, sid2023.01-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs

Notes (2022.11)

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