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CVE-2016-6796 Detail

Current Description

A malicious web application running on Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M1 to 9.0.0.M9, 8.5.0 to 8.5.4, 8.0.0.RC1 to 8.0.36, 7.0.0 to 7.0.70 and 6.0.0 to 6.0.45 was able to bypass a configured SecurityManager via manipulation of the configuration parameters for the JSP Servlet.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/10/2017
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 3.9


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): None

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0457.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-1551.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3720
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93944 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037141 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038757 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:0455
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:0456
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1548
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1549
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1550
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1552
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2247
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/5a2105a56b2495ab70fa568f06925bd861f0d71ffab4fb38bb4fdc45@%3Cannounce.tomcat.apache.org%3E Mailing List Vendor Advisory
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20180605-0001/

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6796
NVD Published Date:
08/10/2017
NVD Last Modified:
06/05/2018