CVE-2016-6813 Detail

Current Description

Apache CloudStack 4.1 to 4.8.1.0 and 4.9.0.0 contain an API call designed to allow a user to register for the developer API. If a malicious user is able to determine the ID of another (non-"root") CloudStack user, the malicious user may be able to reset the API keys for the other user, in turn accessing their account and resources.


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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


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Hyperlink Resource
http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/www-announce/201610.mbox/%3CCAJtfqCupOYQoNY2BNx86_zauses_MpmpiX8WciO_DEaWp6uNig@mail.gmail.com%3E Mitigation  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93945 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://s.apache.org/qV5l Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-320 Key Management Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6813
NVD Published Date:
02/06/2018
NVD Last Modified:
03/13/2018
Source:
MITRE