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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2013-7332
Last Modified 10 Mar 2014 06:09:12
Published 26 Feb 2014 09:55:08
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



The Microsoft.XMLDOM ActiveX control in Microsoft Windows 8.1 and earlier does not properly detect recursion during entity expansion, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory and CPU consumption) via a crafted XML document containing a large number of nested entity references, a similar issue to CVE-2003-1564.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 8 -

  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 -



Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:55:15