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CVE-2016-5312 Detail

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the charting component in Symantec Messaging Gateway before 10.6.2 allows remote authenticated users to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the sn parameter to brightmail/servlet/com.ve.kavachart.servlet.ChartStream.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/138891/Symantec-Messaging-Gateway-10.6.1-Directory-Traversal.html Exploit Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2016/Sep/71 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93148 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036908 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=&suid=20160927_00 Vendor Advisory
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/40437/ Exploit Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-22 Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:symantec:messaging_gateway:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
10.6.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-5312
NVD Published Date:
04/14/2017
NVD Last Modified:
04/22/2017