Determine Contract Lifecycle Management 5.4 XML Data definition_upload_attach.jsp xml external entity reference

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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in Determine Contract Lifecycle Management 5.4. This vulnerability affects some unknown processing of the file definition_upload_attach.jsp of the component XML Data Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a xml external entity reference vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-611. The product processes an XML document that can contain XML entities with URIs that resolve to documents outside of the intended sphere of control, causing the product to embed incorrect documents into its output. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

An issue was discovered in Determine (formerly Selectica) Contract Lifecycle Management (CLM) in v5.4. An XML external entity (XXE) vulnerability in the upload definition feature in definition_upload_attach.jsp allows authenticated remote attackers to read arbitrary files (including configuration files containing administrative credentials).

The weakness was shared 01/05/2020. This vulnerability was named CVE-2019-20153 since 12/30/2019. The attack can be initiated remotely. Required for exploitation is a single authentication. Technical details are known, but there is no available exploit.

By approaching the search of inurl:definition_upload_attach.jsp it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.





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Class: Xml external entity reference
CWE: CWE-611 / CWE-610

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12/30/2019 🔍
01/05/2020 +6 days 🔍
01/06/2020 +1 days 🔍
03/19/2024 +1534 days 🔍


Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2019-20153 (🔍)


Created: 01/06/2020 08:10 AM
Updated: 03/19/2024 02:24 PM
Changes: 01/06/2020 08:10 AM (37), 01/06/2020 08:15 AM (17), 03/19/2024 02:24 PM (17)
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