Pawel Wylecial has reported a vulnerability in CakePHP, which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose potentially sensitive information.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error when parsing external XML entities and can be exploited to e.g. disclose local files.
The vulnerability is reported in the versions prior to 2.1.5 and 2.2.1.
Solution: Update to version 2.1.5 or 2.2.1.
Provided and/or discovered by: Pawel Wylecial.
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Subject: CakePHP XML External Entities Information Disclosure Vulnerability
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