BSA-2017-471

Brocade Security Advisory ID

BSA-2017-471

Initial Publication Date

11/17/2017

Last Updated

12/24/2018

Revision

2.0: Final

Risk Impact

Medium

Workaround

N/A

Component

Apache Santuario

Affected CVE

CVE-2013-4517

CVSS Score

4.3

Summary

Apache Santuario XML Security for Java before 1.5.6, when applying Transforms, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via crafted Document Type Definitions (DTDs), related to signatures.

Affected Products

No Brocade Fibre Channel technology products from Broadcom are currently known to be affected by this vulnerability.

Workaround

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

Revision History

Version Change Date
1.0 Initial Publication November 17, 2017
2.0 Updated for Fibre Channel Only December 24, 2018

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