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Date: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:30:06 +0300
From: Henri Salo <>
Cc: TYPO3 Security Team <>
Subject: CVE request: TYPO3-EXT-SA-2014-013

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Can I get one 2014 CVE for following TYPO3 extension issue, thank you.

It has been discovered that the extension "Calendar Base" (cal) is susceptible
to Denial of Service.

Release Date: October 17, 2014
Affected Versions: all versions of 0.x.x, 1.0.x, 1.1.x, 1.2.x, 1.3.x, 1.4.x;
1.5.8 and below of 1.5.x; 1.6.0

Vulnerability Type: Denial of Service
Severity: Medium
Suggested CVSS v2.0: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C/E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Problem Description: User input is passed to PHP's PCRE library without
validating it beforehand. Depending on user input this may consume a tremendous
amount of system resources.

Solution: Updated versions 1.5.9 (for TYPO3 CMS 4.5.5 - 6.0.99) and 1.6.1 (for
TYPO3 CMS 6.1.0 - 6.2.99) are available from the TYPO3 extension manager and at and Users of the
extension are advised to update the extension as soon as possible.

Credits: Credits go to Daniel Hahler and Bernd Schuhmacher who discovered and
reported the issue.

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Henri Salo
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