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CVE-2016-1900 Detail

Current Description

CRLF injection vulnerability in the cgit_print_http_headers function in ui-shared.c in CGit before 0.12 allows remote attackers with permission to write to a repository to inject arbitrary HTTP headers and conduct HTTP response splitting attacks or cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via newline characters in a filename.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 3.7 LOW
Vector: AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 1.4
Exploitability Score: 2.2


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): High
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Low
Availability (A): None

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.zx2c4.com/cgit/commit/?id=513b3863d999f91b47d7e9f26710390db55f9463
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-January/176167.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-January/176198.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-01/msg00067.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-01/msg00084.html
http://lists.zx2c4.com/pipermail/cgit/2016-January/002790.html
http://lists.zx2c4.com/pipermail/cgit/2016-January/002817.html Patch
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3545
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/01/14/3 Patch
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/01/14/6

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:cgit_project:cgit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
0.11.2


Change History

6 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1900
NVD Published Date:
01/20/2016
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2016