CVE-2016-9646

MEDIUM

Description

ikiwiki before 3.20161229 incorrectly called the CGI::FormBuilder->field method (similar to the CGI->param API that led to Bugzilla's CVE-2014-1572), which can be abused to lead to commit metadata forgery.

References

https://ikiwiki.info/security/#cve-2016-9646

https://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=148304341511854&w=2

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2016-9646

https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3760

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-04-13

Updated: 2018-05-18

Type: CWE-287

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

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

Impact Score: 1.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM