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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-3860

Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 SP2, 3.5, 3.5 SP1, 3.5.1, 4, and 4.5 does not properly parse a DTD during XML digital-signature validation, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash or hang) via a crafted signed XML document, aka "Entity Expansion Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2013-10-09 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Entity Expansion Vulnerability (CVE-2013-3860) - MS13-082 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18517 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-3860

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft .net Framework 2.0 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft .net Framework 3.5 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft .net Framework 3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft .net Framework 3.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft .net Framework 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft .net Framework 4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft .net Framework 6

- References For CVE-2013-3860
CERT TA13-288A
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-082 Vulnerabilities in .NET Framework Could Allow Remote Code Execution This security update resolves two privately reported vulnerabilities and one publicly disclosed vulnerability in Microsoft .NET Framework. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user visits a website containing a specially crafted Open Type Font (OTF) file using a browser capable of instantiating XBAP applications.
Vulnerabilities addressed in this bulletin:
  • OpenType Font Parsing Vulnerability – CVE-2013-3128
  • Entity Expansion Vulnerability - CVE-2013-3860
  • JSON Parsing Vulnerability - CVE-2013-3861
Release Date:2013-10-08

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-3860

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