CVE-2016-2953

Published on: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

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

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

Certain versions of Connections from Ibm contain the following vulnerability:

IBM Connections 4.0 through CR4, 4.5 through CR5, and 5.0 before CR4 does not require SSL, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive cleartext information by sniffing the network.

  • CVE-2016-2953 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as LOW severity.

CVSS3 Score: 3.7 - LOW

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

CVSS2 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

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

CVE References

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IBM notice: The page you requested cannot be displayed Broken Link
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URL Logo AIXAPAR LO90268
IBM notice: The page you requested cannot be displayed Broken Link
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IBM Security Bulletin: IBM Connections Security Refresh (CVE-2016-2953) - United States Patch
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URL Logo CONFIRM www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21990888
IBM Connections CVE-2016-2953 Man in the Middle Information Disclosure Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
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URL Logo BID 94415

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationIbmConnections4.0.0.0AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmConnections4.5.0.0AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmConnections5.0.0.0AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmConnections4.0.0.0AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmConnections4.5.0.0AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmConnections5.0.0.0AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:connections:4.0.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:connections:4.5.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:connections:5.0.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:connections:4.0.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:connections:4.5.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:connections:5.0.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: