Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2191-1 dom4j -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 01 May 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 958055.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-10683.
- More information:
A flaw was found in dom4j library. By using the default SaxReader() provided by Dom4J, external DTDs and External Entities are allowed, resulting in a possible XXE.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1.6.1+dfsg.3-2+deb8u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your dom4j 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