OWASP Top Ten 2017 Category A4 - XML External Entities (XXE)
A category in the Common Weakness Enumeration published by The MITRE Corporation.
Categories in the Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) group entries based on some common characteristic or attribute.
Weaknesses in this category are related to the A4 category in the OWASP Top Ten 2017.
The software uses XML documents and allows their structure to be defined with a Document Type Definition (DTD), but it does not properly control the number of recursiv...
The software processes an XML document that can contain XML entities with URIs that resolve to documents outside of the intended sphere of control, causing the product...
CWE nodes in this view (graph) are associated with the OWASP Top Ten, as released in 2017.