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CVE-2017-9793 Detail

Current Description

The REST Plugin in Apache Struts 2.3.7 through 2.3.33 and 2.5 through 2.5.12 is using an outdated XStream library which is vulnerable and allow perform a DoS attack using malicious request with specially crafted XML payload.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/20/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-9793
Original release date:
09/20/2017
Last revised:
10/05/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
7.5 High
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
3.6
Exploitability Score:
3.9
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
None
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
None
Integrity (I):
None
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.brocade.com/content/dam/common/documents/content-types/security-bulletin/brocade-security-advisory-2017-429.htm Third Party Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.brocade.com/content/dam/common/documents/content-types/security-bulletin/brocade-security-advisory-2017-429.htm
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/alert-cve-2017-9805-3889403.html Patch; Third Party Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/alert-cve-2017-9805-3889403.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100611 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 100611
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039262 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source SECTRACK 1039262
https://struts.apache.org/docs/s2-051.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://struts.apache.org/docs/s2-051.html
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170907-struts2 Third Party Advisory External Source CISCO 20170907 Multiple Vulnerabilities in Apache Struts 2 Affecting Cisco Products: September 2017

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.14.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.14.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.14.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.15.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.15.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.15.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.16.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.16.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.16.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.28.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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