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CVE-2008-3790Date: (C)2008-08-27   (M)2018-06-09


The REXML module in Ruby 1.8.6 through 1.8.6-p287, 1.8.7 through 1.8.7-p72, and 1.9 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via an XML document with recursively nested entities, aka an "XML entity explosion."

CVSS Score and Metrics +CVSS Score and Metrics -

CVSS V3 Severity:CVSS V2 Severity:
CVSS Score : CVSS Score : 5.0
Exploit Score: Exploit Score: 10.0
Impact Score: Impact Score: 2.9
 
CVSS V3 Metrics:CVSS V2 Metrics:
Attack Vector: Access Vector: NETWORK
Attack Complexity: Access Complexity: LOW
Privileges Required: Authentication: NONE
User Interaction: Confidentiality: NONE
Scope: Integrity: NONE
Confidentiality: Availability: PARTIAL
Integrity:  
Availability:  
  
Reference:
SECTRACK-1020735
BID-30802
SECUNIA-31602
SECUNIA-32165
SECUNIA-32219
SECUNIA-32255
SECUNIA-32256
SECUNIA-32371
SECUNIA-33178
SECUNIA-33185
SECUNIA-35074
ADV-2008-2428
ADV-2008-2483
ADV-2009-1297
APPLE-SA-2009-05-12
DSA-1651
DSA-1652
FEDORA-2008-8736
FEDORA-2008-8738
GLSA-200812-17
RHSA-2008:0897
TA09-133A
USN-651-1
USN-691-1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/08/25/4
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/08/26/4
http://groups.google.com/group/comp.lang.ruby/browse_thread/thread/19f69e8a081fc0d1/e138e014b74352ca
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-424.htm
http://weblog.rubyonrails.org/2008/9/3/rails-2-0-4-maintenance-release
http://www.ruby-lang.org/en/news/2008/08/23/dos-vulnerability-in-rexml/
http://www.ruby-lang.org/security/20080823rexml/rexml-expansion-fix.rb
ruby-rexml-dos(44628)

CPE    10
cpe:/a:ruby-lang:ruby:1.8.7:p22
cpe:/a:ruby-lang:ruby:1.8.7:preview2
cpe:/a:ruby-lang:ruby:1.8.7:preview1
cpe:/a:ruby-lang:ruby:1.8.7:preview4
...
CWE    1
CWE-20
OVAL    5
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7935
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8055
oval:org.secpod.oval:def:102078
oval:org.secpod.oval:def:301443
...

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