CVE-2016-6059

Published on: 02/01/2017 12:00:00 AM UTC

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

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

Certain versions of Infosphere Datastage from Ibm contain the following vulnerability:

IBM InfoSphere Information Server 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.

  • CVE-2016-6059 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 8.1 - HIGH

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

CVSS2 Score: 7.5 - HIGH

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
IBM Security Bulletin: InfoSphere Information Server is vulnerable to XML External Entity Injection (XXE) (CVE-2016-6059) - United States Patch
Vendor Advisory
www.ibm.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21991683
IBM InfoSphere Information Server CVE-2016-6059 XML External Entity Injection Vulnerability Technical Description
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 94032

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Datastage11.3AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Datastage11.3.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Datastage11.5AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Datastage11.3AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Datastage11.3.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Datastage11.5AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Information Server11.3AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Information Server11.3.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Information Server11.5AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Information Server11.3AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Information Server11.3.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Information Server11.5AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Information Server On Cloud11.5AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmInfosphere Information Server On Cloud11.5AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_datastage:11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_datastage:11.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_datastage:11.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_datastage:11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_datastage:11.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_datastage:11.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_information_server:11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_information_server:11.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_information_server:11.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_information_server:11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_information_server:11.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_information_server:11.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_information_server_on_cloud:11.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_information_server_on_cloud:11.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: