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From "Bryan Pendleton (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (DERBY-6810) Add regression tests for XXE vulnerability
Date Sun, 21 Jun 2015 20:05:00 GMT

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Bryan Pendleton commented on DERBY-6810:
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It seems that, if I remove the "+ File.separator" from the construction of the URL,
then I get a file: scheme URL which works on both Windows and Linux.

I'm going to try committing that variant, and see how it behaves on the Jenkins builds.

> Add regression tests for XXE vulnerability
> ------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: DERBY-6810
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/DERBY-6810
>             Project: Derby
>          Issue Type: Sub-task
>            Reporter: Bryan Pendleton
>            Assignee: Abhinav Gupta
>         Attachments: billionLaughs.diff, error-stacktrace.out, readPasswordFile.diff
>
>
> We should add some regression tests demonstrating that
> Derby is no longer vulnerable to an XXE assault.
> One possibility would be to have a example using a local
> file disclosure.
> Another possibility would be to have example based on the
> well-known "Billion Laughs" denial of service attack.



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