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CVE-2016-7851 Detail

Description

Adobe Connect version 9.5.6 and earlier does not adequately validate input in the events registration module. This vulnerability could be exploited in cross-site scripting attacks.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/08/2016

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-7851
Original release date:
11/08/2016
Last revised:
09/02/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
6.1 Medium
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N (legend)
Impact Score:
2.7
Exploitability Score:
2.8
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
Required
Scope (S):
Changed
Confidentiality (C):
Low
Integrity (I):
Low
Availability (A):
None
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94152 External Source BID 94152
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037239 External Source SECTRACK 1037239
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/connect/apsb16-35.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/connect/apsb16-35.html
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/40742/ External Source EXPLOIT-DB 40742

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:connect:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 9.5.6

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