CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2016-6659

Improper Authentication

Published: Dec 23, 2016 | Modified: Aug 06, 2021
CVSS 3.x
8.1
HIGH
Source:
NVD
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVSS 2.x
2.6 LOW
AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Cloud Foundry before 248; UAA 2.x before 2.7.4.12, 3.x before 3.6.5, and 3.7.x through 3.9.x before 3.9.3; and UAA bosh release (aka uaa-release) before 13.9 for UAA 3.6.5 and before 24 for UAA 3.9.3 allow attackers to gain privileges by accessing UAA logs and subsequently running a specially crafted application that interacts with a configured SAML provider.

Weakness

When an actor claims to have a given identity, the software does not prove or insufficiently proves that the claim is correct.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Cloud_foundry_uaa_bosh Cloudfoundry * 23.0
Cloud_foundry Pivotal_software * 247.0
Cloud_foundry_uaa Pivotal_software * 3.9.2

Potential Mitigations

References