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CVE-2016-7401 Detail

Description

The cookie parsing code in Django before 1.8.15 and 1.9.x before 1.9.10, when used on a site with Google Analytics, allows remote attackers to bypass an intended CSRF protection mechanism by setting arbitrary cookies.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/03/2016

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-7401
Original release date:
10/03/2016
Last revised:
01/04/2018
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:H/A:N (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):
High
Availability (A):
None
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (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 unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2038.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:2038
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2039.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:2039
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2040.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:2040
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2041.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:2041
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2042.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:2042
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2043.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:2043
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3678 Third Party Advisory External Source DEBIAN DSA-3678
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93182 Third Party Advisory External Source BID 93182
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036899 Third Party Advisory External Source SECTRACK 1036899
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-3089-1 Third Party Advisory External Source UBUNTU USN-3089-1
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2016/sep/26/security-releases/ Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2016/sep/26/security-releases/

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