Brocade Security Advisory

Brocade Security Advisory ID:

BSA-2017-470

 

Risk Impact:

Medium

Initial Publication Date:

November 17, 2017

 

Workaround:

N/A

Last Updated:

 

 

Component:

Expand Entity References

Revision:

1.0: Interim

 

Affected CVE:

CVE-2013-6440

 

 

 

CVSS Score:

5.0

Summary

The (1) BasicParserPool, (2) StaticBasicParserPool, (3) XML Decrypter, and (4) SAML Decrypter in Shibboleth OpenSAML-Java before 2.6.1 set the expandEntityReferences property to true, which allows remote attackers to conduct XML external entity (XXE) attacks via a crafted XML DOCTYPE declaration.

Affected Products

Brocade is investigating its product lines to determine which products may be affected by this vulnerability and the impact on each affected product.

Products Confirmed Not Vulnerable

Brocade Fabric OS is confirmed not affected by this vulnerability.

Workaround

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

Revision History

Version

Change

Date

1.0

Initial Publication

November 17, 2017

 

 

 

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