CVE-2016-3027

NVD - CVE-2016-3027

CVE-2016-3027 Detail

Current Description

IBM Security Access Manager for Web is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an XML External Entity Injection (XXE) error when processing XML data. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to expose highly sensitive information or consume all available memory resources.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21994440 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96127

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-611 Improper Restriction of XML External Entity Reference cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-3027
NVD Published Date:
02/01/2017
NVD Last Modified:
02/09/2017
Source:
MITRE