Overview :
NSA Ghidra through 9.0.4, when experimental mode is enabled, allows arbitrary code execution if the Read XML Files feature of Bit Patterns Explorer is used with a modified XML document. This occurs in Features/BytePatterns/src/main/java/ghidra/bitpatterns/info/FileBitPatternInfoReader.java. An attack could start with an XML document that was originally created by DumpFunctionPatternInfoScript but then directly modified by an attacker (for example, to make a java.lang.Runtime.exec call).
Affected Product(s) :
  • NSA Ghidra through 9.0.4.
Vulnerability Details :
CVE ID : CVE-2019-16941
Hack through XML Files.

Solution :

The vulnerability will be fixed in latest versions