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CVE-2017-8051 Detail

Current Description

Tenable Appliance 3.5 - 4.4.0, and possibly prior versions, contains a flaw in the simpleupload.py script in the Web UI. Through the manipulation of the tns_appliance_session_user parameter, a remote attacker can inject arbitrary commands.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2017-07 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://vulndb.cyberriskanalytics.com/153135 Permissions Required
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/41892/ Exploit Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

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 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:tenable:appliance:3.4.0
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 cpe:/a:tenable:appliance:3.5.0
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 cpe:/a:tenable:appliance:3.5.1
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 cpe:/a:tenable:appliance:3.10.0
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 cpe:/a:tenable:appliance:3.10.1
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 cpe:/a:tenable:appliance:4.0.0
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 cpe:/a:tenable:appliance:4.1.0
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 cpe:/a:tenable:appliance:4.2.0
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 cpe:/a:tenable:appliance:4.3.0
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 cpe:/a:tenable:appliance:4.3.1
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 cpe:/a:tenable:appliance:4.4.0
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-8051
NVD Published Date:
04/21/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019