Insecure XML deserialization Affecting org.jbehave:jbehave-core Open this link in a new tab package, versions [3.2-alpha,3.3-beta-2)


0.0
medium
  • Exploit Maturity

    Proof of concept

  • Attack Complexity

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JAVA-ORGJBEHAVE-31195

  • published

    25 Dec 2016

  • disclosed

    22 Dec 2013

  • credit

    Dinis Cruz

How to fix?

Upgrade org.jbehave:jbehave-core to version 3.3-beta-2 or higher.

Overview

org.jbehave:jbehave-core is a JBehave Core contains all the core functionality for running BDD stories.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Insecure XML deserialization. It could deserialize arbitrary user-supplied XML content, representing objects of any type. A remote attacker able to pass XML to XStream could use this flaw to perform a variety of attacks, including remote code execution in the context of the server running the XStream application.