CVE-2016-2166

Published on: 04/12/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:14 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:H/A:N

Certain versions of Qpid Proton from Apache contain the following vulnerability:

The (1) proton.reactor.Connector, (2) proton.reactor.Container, and (3) proton.utils.BlockingConnection classes in Apache Qpid Proton before 0.12.1 improperly use an unencrypted connection for an amqps URI scheme when SSL support is unavailable, which might allow man-in-the-middle attackers to obtain sensitive information or modify data via unspecified vectors.

  • CVE-2016-2166 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 6.5 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK HIGH NONE NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED LOW HIGH NONE

CVSS2 Score: 5.8 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
PARTIAL PARTIAL NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
ASF Git Repos - qpid-proton.git/commit git-wip-us.apache.org
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URL Logo CONFIRM git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf?p=qpid-proton.git;h=a058585
[SECURITY] Fedora 23 Update: qpid-proton-0.12.1-1.fc23 Third Party Advisory
lists.fedoraproject.org
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URL Logo FEDORA FEDORA-2016-e6e8436b98
Qpid Proton 0.12.1 Release Notes - Apache Qpid™ Patch
Vendor Advisory
web.archive.org
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Inactive LinkNot Archived
URL Logo CONFIRM qpid.apache.org/releases/qpid-proton-0.12.1/release-notes.html
Pony Mail! lists.apache.org
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URL Logo MLIST [qpid-commits] 20190423 [qpid-site] branch asf-site updated: update site content for CVE-2019-0223
Apache Qpid Proton 0.12.0 SSL Failure ≈ Packet Storm Third Party Advisory
packetstormsecurity.com
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URL Logo MISC packetstormsecurity.com/files/136403/Apache-Qpid-Proton-0.12.0-SSL-Failure.html
[PROTON-1157] Reactor sends messages in the clear if ssl is requested but not available. - ASF JIRA Issue Tracking
issues.apache.org
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URL Logo CONFIRM issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PROTON-1157
SecurityFocus web.archive.org
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Inactive LinkNot Archived
URL Logo BUGTRAQ 20160323 CVE-2016-2166: Apache Qpid Proton python binding silently ignores request for 'amqps' if SSL/TLS not supported

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationApacheQpid ProtonAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
FedoraprojectFedora23AllAllAll
Operating
System
FedoraprojectFedora23AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:qpid_proton:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: