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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Apache XML-RPC: Multiple Vulnerabilities
     Date: January 22, 2024
     Bugs: #713098
       ID: 202401-26

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Apache XML-RPC, the worst of
which could result in arbitrary code execution.

Background
==========

Apache XML-RPC (previously known as Helma XML-RPC) is a Java
implementation of XML-RPC, a popular protocol that uses XML over HTTP to
implement remote procedure calls.

Affected packages
=================

Package          Vulnerable    Unaffected
---------------  ------------  ------------
dev-java/xmlrpc  <= 3.1.3      Vulnerable!

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Apache XML-RPC. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

Gentoo has discontinued support for Apache XML-RPC. We recommend that
users unmerge it:

  # emerge --ask --depclean "dev-java/xmlrpc"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2016-5002
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-5002
[ 2 ] CVE-2016-5003
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-5003
[ 3 ] CVE-2019-17570
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-17570

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202401-26

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2024 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/

Gentoo: GLSA-202401-26: Apache XML-RPC: Multiple Vulnerabilities

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Apache XML-RPC, the worst of which could result in arbitrary code execution.

Summary

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Apache XML-RPC. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Resolution

Gentoo has discontinued support for Apache XML-RPC. We recommend that users unmerge it:
# emerge --ask --depclean "dev-java/xmlrpc"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2016-5002 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-5002 [ 2 ] CVE-2016-5003 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-5003 [ 3 ] CVE-2019-17570 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-17570

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202401-26

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: Normal
Title: Apache XML-RPC: Multiple Vulnerabilities
Date: January 22, 2024
Bugs: #713098
ID: 202401-26

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Apache XML-RPC, the worst of which could result in arbitrary code execution.

Background

Apache XML-RPC (previously known as Helma XML-RPC) is a Java implementation of XML-RPC, a popular protocol that uses XML over HTTP to implement remote procedure calls.

Affected Packages

Package Vulnerable Unaffected --------------- ------------ ------------ dev-java/xmlrpc <= 3.1.3 Vulnerable!

Impact

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

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