CVE-2016-6805

Published on: 04/07/2017 12:00:00 AM UTC

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

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

Certain versions of Ignite from Apache contain the following vulnerability:

Apache Ignite before 1.9 allows man-in-the-middle attackers to read arbitrary files via XXE in modified update-notifier documents.

  • CVE-2016-6805 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 5.9 - MEDIUM

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

CVSS2 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Apache Ignite CVE-2016-6805 Information Disclosure and XML External Entity Injection Vulnerabilities Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 97509
oss-sec: [CVE-2016-6805] Arbitrary File Read due to eXternal Xml Entity attack in Apache Ignite Mailing List
Third Party Advisory
seclists.org
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM seclists.org/oss-sec/2017/q2/31

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationApacheIgniteAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:ignite:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: