Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2404-1 eclipse-wtp -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 10 Oct 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-17637.
- More information:
In Eclipse Web Tools Platform, a component of the Eclipse IDE, XML and DTD files referring to external entities could be exploited to send the contents of local files to a remote server when edited or validated, even when external entity resolution is disabled in the user preferences.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 3.6.3-3+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your eclipse-wtp packages.
For the detailed security status of eclipse-wtp please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/eclipse-wtp
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