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CVE-2016-8977 Detail

Current Description

IBM BigFix Inventory v9 could disclose sensitive information to an unauthorized user using HTTP GET requests. This information could be used to mount further attacks against the system.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.3 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 1.4
Exploitability Score: 3.9


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21995014 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95308 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:license_metric_tool:9.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:hp:hp-ux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:oracle:solaris:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:bigfix_inventory:9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-8977
NVD Published Date:
02/01/2017
NVD Last Modified:
02/13/2017