CVE-2009-1885

2009-08-11T18:30:00
ID CVE-2009-1885
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-08-17T01:30:00

Description

Stack consumption vulnerability in validators/DTD/DTDScanner.cpp in Apache Xerces C++ 2.7.0 and 2.8.0 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via vectors involving nested parentheses and invalid byte values in "simply nested DTD structures," as demonstrated by the Codenomicon XML fuzzing framework.