CVE-2016-2894

NVD - CVE-2016-2894

CVE-2016-2894 Detail

Current Description

IBM Spectrum Protect (formerly Tivoli Storage Manager) 5.5 through 6.3 before 6.3.2.6, 6.4 before 6.4.3.3, and 7.1 before 7.1.6 allows local users to obtain sensitive retrieved data from arbitrary accounts in opportunistic circumstances by leveraging previous use of a symlink during archive and retrieve actions.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  2.5 LOW
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IT13686
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21985579 Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91534
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036220

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-2894
NVD Published Date:
07/03/2016
NVD Last Modified:
08/31/2017
Source:
IBM Corporation