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CVE-2017-16590 Detail

Current Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to bypass authentication on vulnerable installations of NetGain Systems Enterprise Manager 7.2.699 build 1001. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exists within the MainFilter servlet. The issue results from the lack of proper string matching inside the doFilter method. An attacker can leverage this in conjunction with other vulnerabilities to execute arbitrary code in the context of Administrator. Was ZDI-CAN-5099.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-17-955 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-287 Improper Authentication NIST  
CWE-289 Authentication Bypass by Alternate Name Zero Day Initiative  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:netgain-systems:enterprise_manager:7.2.699:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-16590
NVD Published Date:
01/22/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019