Apache Santuario as used in IBM QRadar SIEM is vulnerable to improper input validation
DESCRIPTION: Apache Santuario XML Security for Java could allow a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions, caused by the loading of XML parsing code from an untrusted source. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to launch further attacks on the system when validating signed documents.
CVSS Base score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/165748 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM QRadar 7.3.0 to 7.3.3 Patch 5
IBM QRadar 7.4.0 to 7.4.1 Patch 1
Workarounds and Mitigations
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15 Dec 2020: Initial Publication
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15 December 2020