CVE-2016-3068 Detail

Current Description

Mercurial before 3.7.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted git ext:: URL when cloning a subrepository.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-April/181505.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-April/181542.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00016.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00017.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00018.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00043.html Third Party Advisory 
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0706.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3542 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinapr2016-2952096.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/85733
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-19
https://selenic.com/repo/hg-stable/rev/34d43cb85de8 Issue Tracking  Patch 
https://www.mercurial-scm.org/wiki/WhatsNew#Mercurial_3.7.3_.282016-3-29.29 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-3068
NVD Published Date:
04/13/2016
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.