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CVE-2016-6898 Detail

Current Description

XML external entity (XXE) vulnerability in the Hyper Management Module (HMM) in Huawei E9000 rack servers with software before V100R001C00SPC296 allows remote authenticated users to read arbitrary files or cause a denial of service (web service outage) via a crafted XML document.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.6 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.2
Exploitability Score: 1.3


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.huawei.com/en/psirt/security-advisories/huawei-sa-20160824-01-e9000-en Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92620 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Access Control (CWE-284)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:huawei:e9000_chassis:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
v100r001c00


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6898
NVD Published Date:
09/07/2016
NVD Last Modified:
09/08/2016