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CVE-2016-4438 Detail

Current Description

The REST plugin in Apache Struts 2 2.3.19 through 2.3.28.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted expression.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://jvn.jp/en/jp/JVN07710476/index.html Vendor Advisory
http://jvndb.jvn.jp/jvndb/JVNDB-2016-000110 VDB Entry Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2017-3236622.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91275 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1348238 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://struts.apache.org/docs/s2-037.html Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-4438
NVD Published Date:
07/04/2016
NVD Last Modified:
08/12/2019