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CVE-2016-5537 Detail

Current Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the NetBeans component in Oracle Fusion Middleware 8.1 allows local users to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors. NOTE: the previous information is from the October 2016 CPU. Oracle has not commented on third-party claims that this issue is a directory traversal vulnerability which allows local users with certain permissions to write to arbitrary files and consequently gain privileges via a .. (dot dot) in a archive entry in a ZIP file imported as a project.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/07/2016      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-5537
Original release date:
10/25/2016
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
5.7 Medium
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:L (legend)
Impact Score:
3.7
Exploitability Score:
1.5
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Local
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
High
User Interaction (UI):
None
Scope (S):
Changed
Confidentiality (C):
Low
Integrity (I):
Low
Availability (A):
Low
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.6 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
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://hyp3rlinx.altervista.org/advisories/ORACLE-NETBEANS-IDE-DIRECTORY-TRAVERSAL.txt Exploit; Third Party Advisory External Source MISC http://hyp3rlinx.altervista.org/advisories/ORACLE-NETBEANS-IDE-DIRECTORY-TRAVERSAL.txt
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/139259/Oracle-Netbeans-IDE-8.1-Directory-Traversal.html Exploit; Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source MISC http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/139259/Oracle-Netbeans-IDE-8.1-Directory-Traversal.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2016-2881722.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2016-2881722.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/539615/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BUGTRAQ 20161021 Oracle Netbeans IDE v8.1 Import Directory Traversal
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93686 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 93686
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037051 External Source SECTRACK 1037051
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/40588/ Exploit; Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source EXPLOIT-DB 40588

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:oracle:netbeans:8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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