Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1254-1 lucene-solr -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 21 Jan 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-12629.
- More information:
Michael Stepankin and Olga Barinova discovered a remote code execution vulnerability in Apache Solr by exploiting XML External Entity processing (XXE) in conjunction with use of a Config API add-listener command to reach the RunExecutableListener class. To resolve this issue the RunExecutableListener class has been removed and resolving of external entities in the CoreParser class disallowed.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 3.6.0+dfsg-1+deb7u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your lucene-solr packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS