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CVE-2016-5002 Detail

Current Description

XML external entity (XXE) vulnerability in the Apache XML-RPC (aka ws-xmlrpc) library 3.1.3, as used in Apache Archiva, allows remote attackers to conduct server-side request forgery (SSRF) attacks via a crafted DTD.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/27/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-5002
Original release date:
10/27/2017
Last revised:
11/14/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
7.8 High
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
5.9
Exploitability Score:
1.8
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Local
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
Required
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/12/5 Mailing List; Third Party Advisory External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20160712 Vulnerabilities in Apache Archiva
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91736 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 91736
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036294 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source SECTRACK 1036294
https://0ang3el.blogspot.in/2016/07/beware-of-ws-xmlrpc-library-in-your.html Issue Tracking; Third Party Advisory External Source MISC https://0ang3el.blogspot.in/2016/07/beware-of-ws-xmlrpc-library-in-your.html
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/115042 Issue Tracking; Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source XF apache-archiva-cve20165002-ssrf(115042)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of XML External Entity Reference ('XXE') (CWE-611)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apache:xml-rpc:3.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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