CVE-2016-2924

Published on: 02/01/2017 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:15 PM UTC

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

Certain versions of Biginsights from Ibm contain the following vulnerability:

IBM Infosphere BigInsights is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted URL to execute script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the URL is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.

  • CVE-2016-2924 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 5.4 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW LOW REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
CHANGED LOW LOW NONE

CVSS2 Score: 3.5 - LOW

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
IBM Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities affect IBM InfoSphere BigInsights Web console (CVE-2016-2924, CVE-2016-2992 ) - United States Patch
Vendor Advisory
www.ibm.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21987499
IBM InfoSphere BigInsights CVE-2016-2924 Unspecified Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 95973

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationIbmBiginsights4.2AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmBiginsights4.2AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:biginsights:4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:biginsights:4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: