Oracle Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Web Access xml external entity reference
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A vulnerability was found in Oracle Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management up to 22.214.171.124/126.96.36.199/18.8.19/19.12.6 (Project Management Software). It has been rated as very critical. This issue affects an unknown function of the component Web Access. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a xml external entity vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-611. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:
dom4j before 2.0.3 and 2.1.x before 2.1.3 allows external DTDs and External Entities by default, which might enable XXE attacks. However, there is popular external documentation from OWASP showing how to enable the safe, non-default behavior in any application that uses dom4j.
The weakness was published 07/15/2020 as Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - July 2020 as confirmed advisory (Website). The advisory is shared at oracle.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2020-10683 since 03/20/2020. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 10/31/2020).
We expect the 0-day to have been worth approximately $25k-$100k.
Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 9.8
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ExploitingClass: XML External Entity
Status: Not defined
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Timeline03/20/2020 CVE assigned
07/15/2020 +117 days Advisory disclosed
07/15/2020 +0 days Countermeasure disclosed
07/16/2020 +1 days VulDB entry created
10/31/2020 +107 days VulDB last update
Advisory: Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - July 2020
CVE: CVE-2020-10683 (🔒)
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EntryCreated: 07/16/2020 09:22 AM
Updated: 10/31/2020 01:04 PM
Changes: (3) source_cve_assigned source_cve_nvd_summary advisory_confirm_url
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