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CVE-2016-7542 Detail

Current Description

A read-only administrator on Fortinet devices with FortiOS 5.2.x before 5.2.10 GA and 5.4.x before 5.4.2 GA may have access to read-write administrators password hashes (not including super-admins) stored on the appliance via the webui REST API, and may therefore be able to crack them.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 1.2


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://fortiguard.com/advisory/FG-IR-16-050 Not Applicable
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94690 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037394

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-7542
NVD Published Date:
03/30/2017
NVD Last Modified:
07/27/2017