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CVE-2016-8020 Detail

Current Description

Improper control of generation of code vulnerability in Intel Security VirusScan Enterprise Linux (VSEL) 2.0.3 (and earlier) allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via a crafted HTTP request parameter.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.0 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94823
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037433
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10181 Vendor Advisory
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/40911/

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-94 Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mcafee:virusscan_enterprise:*:*:*:*:*:linux:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.0.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-8020
NVD Published Date:
03/14/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/02/2017