Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1360-1 lucene-solr -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
24 Apr 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-1308.
More information:

It was discovered that there was an XML external entity expansion (XXE) vulnerability in lucene-solr, a search engine library for Java.

It could be exploited to read arbitrary local files from the Solr server or the internal network. For Debian 7 Wheezy, this issue has been fixed in lucene-solr version 3.6.0+dfsg-1+deb7u4.

We recommend that you upgrade your lucene-solr packages.