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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-1338

A carefully crafted (or fuzzed) file can trigger an infinite loop in Apache Tika's BPGParser in versions of Apache Tika before 1.18.
Publish Date : 2018-04-25 Last Update Date : 2018-09-12
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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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 399

- Products Affected By CVE-2018-1338

# 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

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Tika 28

- References For CVE-2018-1338[email protected]
MLIST [dev] 20180425 [CVE-2018-1338] DoS (Infinite Loop) Vulnerability in Apache Tika's BPGParser
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2669

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-1338

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