Apache Tika Server 1.x <= 1.23 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Published: 2020-03-24 12:14:24
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Summary:
Apache Tika Server is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The following vulnerabilities exist: - A carefully crafted or corrupt PSD file can cause excessive memory usage in the PSDParser. - A carefully crafted or corrupt PSD file can cause an infinite loop in the PSDParser.

Impact:
Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to crash the application or exhaust the target system's resources.

Affected Versions:
Apache Tika versions 1.0 through 1.23.

Recommendations:
Update to version 1.24 or later.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-1950
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-1951

References:

https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r463b1a67817ae55fe022536edd6db34e8f9636971188430cbcf8a8dd%40%3Cdev.tika.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rd8c1b42bd0e31870d804890b3f00b13d837c528f7ebaf77031323172%40%3Cdev.tika.apache.org%3E

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0

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