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CVE-2016-9795 Detail

Current Description

The casrvc program in CA Common Services, as used in CA Client Automation 12.8, 12.9, and 14.0; CA SystemEDGE 5.8.2 and 5.9; CA Systems Performance for Infrastructure Managers 12.8 and 12.9; CA Universal Job Management Agent 11.2; CA Virtual Assurance for Infrastructure Managers 12.8 and 12.9; CA Workload Automation AE 11, 11.3, 11.3.5, and 11.3.6 on AIX, HP-UX, Linux, and Solaris allows local users to modify arbitrary files and consequently gain root privileges via vectors related to insufficient validation.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 1.8


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/540062/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95819 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037730
https://www.ca.com/us/services-support/ca-support/ca-support-online/product-content/recommended-reading/security-notices/ca20170126-01--security-notice-for-ca-common-services-casrvc.html Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:client_automation:12.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:client_automation:12.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:client_automation:14.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:hp:hp-ux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:oracle:solaris:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:systemedge:5.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:systemedge:5.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:hp:hp-ux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:oracle:solaris:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:systems_performance_for_infrastructure_managers:12.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:systems_performance_for_infrastructure_managers:12.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:hp:hp-ux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:oracle:solaris:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:universal_job_management_agent:11.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:hp:hp-ux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:oracle:solaris:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 5 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:virtual_assurance_for_infrastructure_managers:12.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:virtual_assurance_for_infrastructure_managers:12.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:hp:hp-ux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:oracle:solaris:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 6 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:workload_automation_ae:11.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:workload_automation_ae:11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:workload_automation_ae:11.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:workload_automation_ae:11.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:hp:hp-ux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:oracle:solaris:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-9795
NVD Published Date:
01/27/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2018