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Published on August 4th, 2019 📆 | 7172 Views ⚑


Apache Tika 1.19/1.20/1.21 SAXParsers Hang denial of service

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, has been found in Apache Tika 1.19/1.20/1.21. This issue affects an unknown functionality of the component SAXParsers. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a denial of service vulnerability (Hang). Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-404. Impacted is availability.

The weakness was published 08/02/2019. The advisory is shared at lists.apache.org. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2019-10093 since 03/26/2019. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 08/03/2019).

Upgrading to version 1.22 eliminates this vulnerability.

Similar entry is available at 139384.



VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.4

VulDB Base Score: ≈3.5
VulDB Temp Score: ≈3.4
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Class: Denial of service / Hang (CWE-404)
Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Status: Not defined

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Upgrade: Tika 1.22

03/26/2019 CVE assigned
08/02/2019 +129 days Advisory disclosed
08/03/2019 +1 days VulDB entry created
08/03/2019 +0 days VulDB last updateVendor: apache.org

Advisory: lists.apache.org

CVE: CVE-2019-10093 (🔒)
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Created: 08/03/2019 11:08 PM
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