CVE-2016-4465

Published on: 07/04/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:26:58 PM UTC

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

Certain versions of Struts from Apache contain the following vulnerability:

The URLValidator class in Apache Struts 2 2.3.20 through 2.3.28.1 and 2.5.x before 2.5.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a null value for a URL field.

  • CVE-2016-4465 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 5.3 - MEDIUM

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

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
IBM Security Bulletin: Multiple Vulnerabilities in Struts v2 affect IBM Opportunity Detect - United States Third Party Advisory
web.archive.org
text/html
Inactive LinkNot Archived
URL Logo CONFIRM www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21987854
1348253 – (CVE-2016-4465) CVE-2016-4465 struts: Possible DoS attack when using URLValidator Issue Tracking
bugzilla.redhat.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1348253
No Description Provided VDB Entry
Vendor Advisory
jvndb.jvn.jp
text/html
URL Logo JVNDB JVNDB-2016-000114
Apache Struts CVE-2016-4465 Denial of Service Vulnerability cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 91278
S2-041 Vendor Advisory
struts.apache.org
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM struts.apache.org/docs/s2-041.html
JVN#12352818: Apache Struts 2 vulnerable to denial-of-service (DoS) Vendor Advisory
jvn.jp
text/xml
URL Logo JVN JVN#12352818
Oracle Critical Patch Update - July 2017 www.oracle.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2017-3236622.html

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20.1AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20.3AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24.1AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24.3AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.28AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.28.1AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.5AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.5beta1AllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.5beta2AllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.5beta3AllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20.1AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20.3AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24.1AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24.3AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.28AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.28.1AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.5AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.5beta1AllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.5beta2AllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.5beta3AllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.28.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.28.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.5:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*: