Executive Summary

This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Name CVE-2016-6800 First vendor Publication 2017-08-30
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2019-10-16

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N
Overall CVSS Score 6.1
Base Score 6.1 Environmental Score 6.1
impact SubScore 2.7 Temporal Score 6.1
Exploitabality Sub Score 2.8
Attack Vector Network Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None User Interaction Required
Scope Changed Confidentiality Impact Low
Integrity Impact Low Availability Impact None
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Cvss Base Score 4.3 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 8.6 Authentication None Required
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The default configuration of the Apache OFBiz framework offers a blog functionality. Different users are able to operate blogs which are related to specific parties. In the form field for the creation of new blog articles the user input of the summary field as well as the article field is not properly sanitized. It is possible to inject arbitrary JavaScript code in these form fields. This code gets executed from the browser of every user who is visiting this article. Mitigation: Upgrade to Apache OFBiz 16.11.01.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2016-6800

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-79 Failure to Preserve Web Page Structure ('Cross-site Scripting') (CWE/SANS Top 25)

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 18

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
MLIST https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/28987cffe0237fa67eca9de8bbbc04a917ac8785...

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2017-09-12 17:23:08
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2017-08-30 21:24:46
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