CVE-2016-2979

Published on: 08/29/2017 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 Sametime from Ibm contain the following vulnerability:

IBM Sametime Meeting Server 8.5.2 and 9.0 is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. This vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the Web UI thus altering the intended functionality potentially leading to credentials disclosure within a trusted session. IBM X-Force ID: 113945.

  • CVE-2016-2979 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: IBM - Sametime version 8.5.2
  • Affected Vendor/Software: IBM - Sametime version 8.5.2.1
  • Affected Vendor/Software: IBM - Sametime version 9.0
  • Affected Vendor/Software: IBM - Sametime version 9.0.0.1
  • Affected Vendor/Software: IBM - Sametime version 9.0.1

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 X-Force Exchange VDB Entry
Vendor Advisory
exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com
text/html
URL Logo MISC exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/113945
IBM Sametime Meetings Server Multiple Security Vulnerabilities cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 100599
IBM Security Bulletin: Multiple Security Vulnerabilities in IBM Sametime Meetings Server - United States Patch
Vendor Advisory
web.archive.org
text/html
Inactive LinkNot Archived
URL Logo CONFIRM www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22006439
IBM Sametime Meetings Server Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Conduct Cross-Site Scripting and Cross-Site Request Forgery Attacks and Let Remote Authenticated Users Remove Privileges and Modify Votes - SecurityTracker Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
www.securitytracker.com
text/html
URL Logo SECTRACK 1039231

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationIbmSametime8.5.2.0AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmSametime8.5.2.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmSametime9.0.0.0AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmSametime9.0.0.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmSametime9.0.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmSametime8.5.2.0AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmSametime8.5.2.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmSametime9.0.0.0AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmSametime9.0.0.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmSametime9.0.1AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:sametime:8.5.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:sametime:8.5.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:sametime:9.0.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:sametime:9.0.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:sametime:9.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:sametime:8.5.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:sametime:8.5.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:sametime:9.0.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:sametime:9.0.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:sametime:9.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: