Moderate

CVE-2014-0191 - Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Fusion Middleware

Publication: 2015-01-21
Summary

The xmlParserHandlePEReference function in parser.c in libxml2 before 2.9.2, as used in Web Listener in Oracle HTTP Server in Oracle Fusion Middleware 11.1.1.7.0, 12.1.2.0, and 12.1.3.0 and other products, loads external parameter entities regardless of whether entity substitution or validation is enabled, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource consumption) via a crafted XML document.

Risk level (CVSS 4.3)

Moderate

4.3

Access Vector

  • Network
  • Adjacent Network
  • Local

Access Complexity

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High

Authentication

  • None
  • Single
  • Multiple

Confident. Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Integrity Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Affected Products

  • Oracle Fusion Middleware 11.1.1.7.0
  • Oracle Fusion Middleware 12.1.2.0.0
  • Oracle Fusion Middleware 12.1.3.0.0