Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2012-0881: xerces-j2 security update

Back to Search

Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2012-0881: xerces-j2 security update

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
10/30/2017
Created
11/03/2020
Added
11/02/2020
Modified
11/02/2020

Description

Apache Xerces2 Java Parser before 2.12.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a crafted message to an XML service, which triggers hash table collisions.

Solution(s)

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp5-upgrade-xerces-j2

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;