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CVE-2016-6186 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the dismissChangeRelatedObjectPopup function in contrib/admin/static/admin/js/admin/RelatedObjectLookups.js in Django before 1.8.14, 1.9.x before 1.9.8, and 1.10.x before 1.10rc1 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors involving unsafe usage of Element.innerHTML.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/05/2016

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6186
Original release date:
08/05/2016
Last revised:
11/28/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
6.1 Medium
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N (legend)
Impact Score:
2.7
Exploitability Score:
2.8
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
Required
Scope (S):
Changed
Confidentiality (C):
Low
Integrity (I):
Low
Availability (A):
None
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/137965/Django-3.3.0-Script-Insertion.html VDB Entry External Source MISC http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/137965/Django-3.3.0-Script-Insertion.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1594.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:1594
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1595.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:1595
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1596.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:1596
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2016/Jul/53 Mailing List; Patch External Source FULLDISC 20160719 Django CMS v3.3.0 - (Editor Snippet) Persistent Web Vulnerability (CVE-2016-6186)
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3622 Third Party Advisory External Source DEBIAN DSA-3622
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/538947/100/0/threaded VDB Entry External Source BUGTRAQ 20160719 Django CMS v3.3.0 - (Editor Snippet) Persistent Web Vulnerability (CVE-2016-6186)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92058 External Source BID 92058
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036338 VDB Entry External Source SECTRACK 1036338
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-3039-1 Third Party Advisory External Source UBUNTU USN-3039-1
http://www.vulnerability-lab.com/get_content.php?id=1869 Patch; Third Party Advisory External Source MISC http://www.vulnerability-lab.com/get_content.php?id=1869
https://github.com/django/django/commit/d03bf6fe4e9bf5b07de62c1a271c4b41a7d3d158 Patch External Source CONFIRM https://github.com/django/django/commit/d03bf6fe4e9bf5b07de62c1a271c4b41a7d3d158
https://github.com/django/django/commit/f68e5a99164867ab0e071a936470958ed867479d Patch External Source CONFIRM https://github.com/django/django/commit/f68e5a99164867ab0e071a936470958ed867479d
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/DMLLFAUT4J4IP4P2KI4NOVWRMHA22WUJ/ External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2016-b7e31a0b9a
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/KHHPN6MISX5I6UTXQHYLPTLEEUE6WDXW/ External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2016-97ca9d52a4
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2016/jul/18/security-releases/ Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2016/jul/18/security-releases/
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/40129/ External Source EXPLOIT-DB 40129

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

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