CVE-2021-32754

Improper Restriction of XML External Entity Reference in maven/de.tud.sse/soot-infoflow

Identifier

CVE-2021-32754

Package Slug

maven/de.tud.sse/soot-infoflow

Vulnerability

Improper Restriction of XML External Entity Reference

Description

FlowDroid is a data flow analysis tool. FlowDroid contained an XML external entity (XXE) vulnerability that allowed an attacker who had control over the source/sink definition file in XML format to read files from external locations. In order for this to occur, the XML-based format for sources and sinks had to be used and the attacker had to able control the source/sink definition file.

Affected Versions

All versions before 2.9.0

Solution

Upgrade to version 2.9.0 or above.

Last Modified

2021-07-16

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