Xml eXternal Entity Vulnerability in Hitachi Cosminexus


When using Cosminexus JAX-WS, XXE (Xml eXternal Entity) in Hitachi Cosminexus Component Container contains a vulnerability that may cause information leakage.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 2.6 (Low) [Vendor Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: High
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  • Integrity Impact: None
  • Availability Impact: None
Affected Products

Hitachi, Ltd
  • Cosminexus Component Container
  • uCosminexus Application Server
  • uCosminexus Application Server Express
  • uCosminexus Application Server Standard-R
  • uCosminexus Application Server -R
  • uCosminexus Application Server Enterprise
  • uCosminexus Application Server Smart Edition
  • uCosminexus Application Server Standard
  • uCosminexus Developer
  • uCosminexus Developer 01
  • uCosminexus Developer Professional
  • uCosminexus Developer Professional for ATM
  • uCosminexus Developer Professional for Plug-in
  • uCosminexus Developer Light
  • uCosminexus Developer Standard
  • uCosminexus Service Architect
  • uCosminexus Service Platform

Please refer to HS13-026 provided by Hitachi for more details.

A remote attacker could obtain information via SOAP message loading unexpected external entities.

Please refer to the 'Vendor Information' section for the official countermeasure and take appropriate action.
Vendor Information

Hitachi, Ltd
  • Hitachi Software Vulnerability Information : HS13-026
CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. Information Exposure(CWE-200) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)


Revision History

  • [2013/12/25]
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