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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-7460

The Single Sign-On feature in VMware vCenter Server 5.5 before U3e and 6.0 before U2a and vRealize Automation 6.x before 6.2.5 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files or cause a denial of service via an XML document containing an external entity declaration in conjunction with an entity reference, related to an XML External Entity (XXE) issue.
Publish Date : 2016-12-29 Last Update Date : 2017-07-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 611

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-7460

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware Vrealize Automation 6.0.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware Vrealize Automation 6.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware Vrealize Automation * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vmware Vrealize Automation * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Vmware Vrealize Automation 6.1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Vmware Vrealize Automation 6.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Vmware Vrealize Automation 6.2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Vmware Vrealize Automation 6.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Vmware Vrealize Automation 6.2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Vmware Vrealize Automation 6.2.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Vmware Vrealize Automation 6.2.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware Vrealize Automation 11

- References For CVE-2016-7460
SECTRACK 1037327
BID 94485 Multiple VMware Products CVE-2016-7460 XML External Entity Injection Vulnerability Release Date:2016-11-24 CONFIRM
SECTRACK 1037329

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-7460

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