CVE-2019-12400

Published on: 08/23/2019 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 10/20/2021 11:15:00 AM UTC

CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Certain versions of Santuario Xml Security For Java from Apache contain the following vulnerability:

In version 2.0.3 Apache Santuario XML Security for Java, a caching mechanism was introduced to speed up creating new XML documents using a static pool of DocumentBuilders. However, if some untrusted code can register a malicious implementation with the thread context class loader first, then this implementation might be cached and re-used by Apache Santuario - XML Security for Java, leading to potential security flaws when validating signed documents, etc. The vulnerability affects Apache Santuario - XML Security for Java 2.0.x releases from 2.0.3 and all 2.1.x releases before 2.1.4.

  • CVE-2019-12400 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Apache - Apache Santuario - XML Security for Java version All 2.0.x releases from 2.0.3
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Apache - Apache Santuario - XML Security for Java version all 2.1.x releases before 2.1.4.

CVSS3 Score: 5.5 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW LOW NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED NONE HIGH NONE

CVSS2 Score: 1.9 - LOW

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
LOCAL MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE PARTIAL NONE

CVE References

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Pony Mail! lists.apache.org
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URL Logo MLIST [tomee-commits] 20200324 [jira] [Created] (TOMEE-2791) TomEE plus(7.0.7) is affected by CVE-2019-12400 vulnerability
Pony Mail! lists.apache.org
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URL Logo MLIST [tomee-commits] 20200720 [jira] [Created] (TOMEE-2885) Update Apache XML Security for Java to mitigate CVE-2019-12400
Red Hat Customer Portal access.redhat.com
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URL Logo REDHAT RHSA-2020:0811
CVE-2019-12400 Apache Santuario Vulnerability in NetApp Products | NetApp Product Security Third Party Advisory
security.netapp.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20190910-0003/
Pony Mail! Issue Tracking
Vendor Advisory
lists.apache.org
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URL Logo MLIST [santuario-dev] 20190906 Re: [CVE-2019-12400] Apache Santuario potentially loads XML parsing code from an untrusted source
Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - October 2021 www.oracle.com
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URL Logo MISC www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpuoct2021.html
Pony Mail! lists.apache.org
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URL Logo MLIST [tomee-commits] 20200720 [jira] [Commented] (TOMEE-2885) Update Apache XML Security for Java to mitigate CVE-2019-12400
Pony Mail! lists.apache.org
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URL Logo MLIST [tomee-commits] 20200720 [jira] [Assigned] (TOMEE-2885) Update Apache XML Security for Java to mitigate CVE-2019-12400
Red Hat Customer Portal access.redhat.com
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URL Logo REDHAT RHSA-2020:0806
Red Hat Customer Portal access.redhat.com
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URL Logo REDHAT RHSA-2020:0804
Pony Mail! lists.apache.org
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URL Logo MLIST [santuario-commits] 20210917 svn commit: r1076843 - in /websites/production/santuario/content: cache/main.pageCache index.html javaindex.html secadv.data/CVE-2021-40690.txt.asc secadv.html
Vendor Advisory
santuario.apache.org
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URL Logo CONFIRM santuario.apache.org/secadv.data/CVE-2019-12400.asc?version=1&modificationDate=1566573083000&api=v2
Pony Mail! Issue Tracking
Vendor Advisory
lists.apache.org
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URL Logo MLIST [santuario-dev] 20190905 Re: [CVE-2019-12400] Apache Santuario potentially loads XML parsing code from an untrusted source
Red Hat Customer Portal access.redhat.com
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URL Logo REDHAT RHSA-2020:0805

Related QID Numbers

  • 87467 Oracle WebLogic Server Multiple Vulnerabilities (CPUOCT2021)
  • 980296 Java (maven) Security Update for org.apache.santuario:xmlsec (GHSA-4q98-wr72-h35w)

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationApacheSantuario Xml Security For JavaAllAllAllAll
ApplicationApacheSantuario Xml Security For JavaAllAllAllAll
ApplicationApacheSantuario Xml Security For JavaAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:santuario_xml_security_for_java:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:santuario_xml_security_for_java:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:santuario_xml_security_for_java:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:

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