#VU71210 Input validation error in Apache Santuario XML Security for Java

Published: 2023-01-19 | Updated: 2023-02-08

Vulnerability identifier: #VU71210

Vulnerability risk: High


CVE-ID: CVE-2022-47966


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability:

Vulnerable software:
Apache Santuario XML Security for Java
Universal components / Libraries / Libraries used by multiple products



The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise the affected system.

The vulnerability exists due to unspecified error in the Apache Santuario, which affects Zoho ManageEngine products, when SAML SSO is enabled. A remote non-authenticated attacker can bypass authentication process and compromise the affected system.

Note, the vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild.

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