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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-11761

In Apache Tika 0.1 to 1.18, the XML parsers were not configured to limit entity expansion. They were therefore vulnerable to an entity expansion vulnerability which can lead to a denial of service attack.
Publish Date : 2018-09-19 Last Update Date : 2019-04-26
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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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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
CWE ID 611

- Products Affected By CVE-2018-11761

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Tika 0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Tika 0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Tika 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache Tika 0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apache Tika 0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apache Tika 0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apache Tika 0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Apache Tika 0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Apache Tika 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Apache Tika 0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Apache Tika 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Apache Tika 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Apache Tika 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Apache Tika 1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Apache Tika 1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Apache Tika 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Apache Tika 1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Apache Tika 1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Apache Tika 1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Apache Tika 1.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Apache Tika 1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Apache Tika 1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Apache Tika 1.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Apache Tika 1.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Apache Tika 1.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Apache Tika 1.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Apache Tika 1.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Apache Tika 1.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Apache Tika 1.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Oracle Business Process Management Suite Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Oracle Business Process Management Suite Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Tika 29
Oracle Business Process Management Suite 2

- References For CVE-2018-11761
BID 105514 Apache Tika CVE-2018-11761 XML External Entity Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2019-04-18[email protected]
MLIST [tika-dev] 20180919 [CVE-2018-11761] Apache Tika DoS XML Entity Expansion Vulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-11761

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