CVE-2016-6795

Published on: 09/20/2017 12:00:00 AM UTC

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

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

Certain versions of Struts from Apache contain the following vulnerability:

In the Convention plugin in Apache Struts 2.3.x before 2.3.31, and 2.5.x before 2.5.5, it is possible to prepare a special URL which will be used for path traversal and execution of arbitrary code on server side.

  • CVE-2016-6795 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as - currently rated as CRITICAL severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: Apache Software Foundation - Apache Struts version 2.3.x before 2.3.31
  • Affected Vendor/Software: Apache Software Foundation - Apache Struts version 2.5.x before 2.5.5

CVSS3 Score: 9.8 - CRITICAL

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

CVSS2 Score: 7.5 - HIGH

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
October 2017 Apache Struts Vulnerabilities in NetApp Products | NetApp Product Security security.netapp.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20180629-0003/
S2-042 Vendor Advisory
struts.apache.org
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URL Logo CONFIRM struts.apache.org/docs/s2-042.html
Apache Struts CVE-2016-6795 Directory Traversal Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
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URL Logo BID 93773

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20.1AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20.2AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20.3AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.21AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.22AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.23AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24.1AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24.2AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24.3AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.25AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.26AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.27AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.28AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.28.1AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.29AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.30AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20.1AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20.2AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.20.3AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.21AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.22AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.23AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24.1AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24.2AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.24.3AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.25AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.26AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.27AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.28AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.28.1AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.29AllAllAll
ApplicationApacheStruts2.3.30AllAllAll
  • 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:2.3.20.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • 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:2.3.24.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • 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:2.3.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • 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:2.3.20.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.20.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • 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:2.3.24.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.24.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • 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:2.3.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:2.3.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: