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Date: Fri, 10 Jan 2014 10:07:57 +1000
From: David Jorm <djorm@...hat.com>
To: cve-assign@...re.org
CC: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: CVE request: remote code execution via deserialization in XStream

On 01/10/2014 09:46 AM, cve-assign@...re.org wrote:
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>> http://blog.diniscruz.com/2013/12/xstream-remote-code-execution-exploit.html
> Use CVE-2013-7285.
>
> At least initially, the scope of this CVE is "XStream is an
> 'reflection-based XML-to-Object conversion'" in that file, and all of
> the implications of unrestricted conversion, including "allows the
> creation of server side objects based on reflection (which means that
> you could have all sorts of business-logic sensitive objects being
> created)" -- which is mentioned separately in that file.
>
> If this does not make sense, and multiple CVEs are needed, please let
> us know.
>
> - -- 
> CVE assignment team, MITRE CVE Numbering Authority
> M/S M300
> 202 Burlington Road, Bedford, MA 01730 USA
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That makes sense, and I think a single CVE ID is all that is needed in 
this case.

Thanks
David

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