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CVE-2017-16666 Detail

Current Description

Xplico before 1.2.1 allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the name of an uploaded PCAP file. NOTE: this issue can be exploited without authentication by leveraging the user registration feature.

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:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.securityonion.net/2017/11/security-advisory-for-xplico-120.html Third Party Advisory
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/145639/Xplico-Remote-Code-Execution.html Exploit Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.rapid7.com/db/modules/exploit/linux/http/xplico_exec Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://pentest.blog/advisory-xplico-unauthenticated-remote-code-execution-cve-2017-16666/ Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43430/ Exploit Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://www.xplico.org/archives/1538 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-78 Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an OS Command ('OS Command Injection') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:xplico:xplico:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
1.2.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-16666
NVD Published Date:
01/05/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019