[RHSA-2014:1284-01] Moderate: Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization 6.0.0 security update

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                   Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Moderate: Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization 6.0.0 security update
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2014:1284-01
Product:           Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization
Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1284.html
Issue date:        2014-09-23
CVE Names:         CVE-2014-0170 

1. Summary:

Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization 6.0.0 roll up patch 3, which fixes one
security issue and various bugs, is now available from the Red Hat
Customer Portal.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Moderate security
impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in the
References section.

2. Description:

Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization is a lean data integration solution that
provides easy, real-time, and unified data access across disparate sources
to multiple applications and users. JBoss Data Virtualization makes data
spread across physically distinct systems—such as multiple databases, XML
files, and even Hadoop systems—appear as a set of tables in a local

This roll up patch serves as a cumulative upgrade for Red Hat JBoss Data
Virtualization 6.0.0. It includes various bug fixes, which are listed in
the README file included with the patch files.

The following security issue is also fixed with this release:

It was found that Teiid SQL/XML permitted XML eXternal Entity (XXE)
attacks. If a REST endpoint was deployed, a remote attacker could submit a
request containing an external XML entity that, when resolved, allowed that
attacker to read files on the application server in the context of the user
running that server. (CVE-2014-0170)

This issue was discovered by David Jorm of Red Hat Product Security.

All users of Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization 6.0.0 as provided from the
Red Hat Customer Portal are advised to apply this roll up patch.

3. Solution:

The References section of this erratum contains a download link (you must
log in to download the update). Before applying the update, back up your
existing Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization installation (including its
databases, applications, configuration files, and so on).

Note that it is recommended to halt the Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization
server by stopping the JBoss Application Server process before installing
this update, and then after installing the update, restart the Red Hat
JBoss Data Virtualization server by starting the JBoss Application Server

4. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

1085554 - CVE-2014-0170 Teiid: XML eXternal Entity (XXE) flaw in SQL/XML parsing

5. References:


6. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is <secalert at redhat.com>.  More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

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