Restlet Framework before 2.3.12 allows remote attackers to access arbitrary files via a crafted REST API HTTP request that conducts an XXE attack, because only general external entities (not parameter external entities) are properly considered. This is related to XmlRepresentation, DOMRepresentation, SaxRepresentation, and JacksonRepresentation.
Published 2017-11-30 18:29:00
Updated 2017-12-15 19:17:52
Source MITRE
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Vulnerability category: XML external entity (XXE) injection

Threat overview for CVE-2017-14949

Top countries where our scanners detected CVE-2017-14949
Top open port discovered on systems with this issue 23424
IPs affected by CVE-2017-14949 5,646
Threat actors abusing to this issue? Yes
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2017-14949

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 82 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2017-14949

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen

CWE ids for CVE-2017-14949

  • The product processes an XML document that can contain XML entities with URIs that resolve to documents outside of the intended sphere of control, causing the product to embed incorrect documents into its output.
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References for CVE-2017-14949

Products affected by CVE-2017-14949

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