CVE-2016-3104

Published on: 04/14/2017 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:02 PM UTC

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

Certain versions of Mongodb from Mongodb contain the following vulnerability:

mongod in MongoDB 2.6, when using 2.4-style users, and 2.4 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and process termination) by leveraging in-memory database representation when authenticating against a non-existent database.

  • CVE-2016-3104 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 7.5 - HIGH

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

CVSS2 Score: 5 - MEDIUM

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
1324496 – (CVE-2016-3104) CVE-2016-3104 mongodb: Unauthenticated remote DoS via memory exhaustion Issue Tracking
Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
bugzilla.redhat.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1324496
[SERVER-24378] Authenticating against non-existent database with 2.4 style users should not create database in memory - MongoDB Vendor Advisory
jira.mongodb.org
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM jira.mongodb.org/browse/SERVER-24378
MongoDB CVE-2016-3104 Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 94929

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationMongodbMongodb2.4.0AllAllAll
ApplicationMongodbMongodb2.6.0AllAllAll
ApplicationMongodbMongodb2.4.0AllAllAll
ApplicationMongodbMongodb2.6.0AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:mongodb:mongodb:2.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:mongodb:mongodb:2.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:mongodb:mongodb:2.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:mongodb:mongodb:2.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: