Current Description

Liferay Portal Community Edition (CE) 6.x before 6.0.6 GA, when Apache Tomcat is used, allows remote authenticated users to read arbitrary files via an entity declaration in conjunction with an entity reference, related to an XML External Entity (aka XXE) issue.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 07, 2011
Last ModifiedJuly 23, 2020
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-200
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationSINGLE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.0
Exploitability Score8.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.


  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationLiferayLiferay Portal****community***

Vulnerable Software List

Liferay Liferay Portal *


NameSourceURLTags Tracking Vendor Advisory
[oss-security] 20110329 CVE requests : Liferay 6.0.6 List Third Party Advisory
[oss-security] 20110408 Re: CVE requests : Liferay 6.0.6 List Third Party Advisory
[oss-security] 20110411 Re: CVE requests : Liferay 6.0.6 List Third Party Advisory