6.8
MEDIUM

CVE-2019-7722

Published: 11/02/2019 Updated: 21/02/2019
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 | Impact Score: 6.4 | Exploitability Score: 8.6
CVSS v3 Base Score: 8.1 | Impact Score: 5.9 | Exploitability Score: 2.2

Vulnerability Summary

PMD 5.8.1 and earlier processes XML external entities in ruleset files it parses as part of the analysis process, allowing attackers tampering it (either by direct modification or MITM attacks when using remote rulesets) to perform information disclosure, denial of service, or request forgery attacks. (PMD 6.x is unaffected because of a 2017-09-15 change.)

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Complexity: MEDIUM
Authentication: NONE
Access Vector: NETWORK
Confidentiality Impact: PARTIAL
Integrity Impact: PARTIAL
Availability Impact: PARTIAL

Vulnerability Trend

Affected Products

Vendor Product Versions
Pmd ProjectPmd5.8.1

References