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Security Advisories: GSA_kwCzR0hTQS04Z3djLXg3bWctN3A3cM4AATJg

Apache XML Security For Java vulnerable to Infinite Loop

Affected versions of xmlsec are subject to a denial of service vulnerability. Should a user check the signature of a message larger than 512 MB, the method expandSize(int newPos) of class goes in an endless loop. A remote attacker could use this flaw to supply crafted XML that would lead to a denial of service.

Source: GitHub Advisory Database
Origin: Unspecified
Severity: Moderate
Classification: General
Published: over 1 year ago
Updated: 8 months ago

Identifiers: GHSA-8gwc-x7mg-7p7p, CVE-2013-5823

Affected Packages

Versions: >= 1.5.0, < 1.5.3, >= 1.4.0, < 1.4.8
Fixed in: 1.5.3, 1.4.8