Public Date:
1353722: CVE-2016-5383 CloudForms: Lack of field filters on user input
It was found that the CloudForms web UI did not properly filter input in certain fields. A remote, authenticated attacker could use this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the system running CloudForms.

Find out more about CVE-2016-5383 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 6.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:C/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact None

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 7.7
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:H/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Changed
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
CloudForms Management Engine 5.6 RHSA-2016:1634 2016-08-18


This issue was discovered by Eric Hayes (Red Hat).
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