IBM Security Network Protection up to GSKit Credentials information disclosure

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A vulnerability was found in IBM Security Network Protection up to It has been rated as problematic. This issue affects an unknown code of the component GSKit. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability (Credentials). Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-200. Impacted is confidentiality.

The weakness was published 01/18/2016 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2016-0201 since 12/08/2015. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available.

Upgrading to version eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 80883) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-56782).




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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.6
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.4

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Temp Score: 5.1
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Name: Credentials
Class: Information disclosure / Credentials
CWE: CWE-200
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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OpenVAS ID: 800193
OpenVAS Name: IBM Security Network Protection Information Disclosure Vulnerability
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Security Network Protection


12/08/2015 🔍
01/14/2016 +37 days 🔍
01/17/2016 +3 days 🔍
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02/28/2016 +40 days 🔍
03/20/2016 +21 days 🔍
08/24/2018 +886 days 🔍



Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2016-0201 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 80883 - IBM Security Network Protection and Mobile Connect Information Disclosure Vulnerability
Vulnerability Center: 56782 - IBM HTTP Server 8 - and 8.5 - Remote Information Disclosure in GSKit - CVE-2016-0201, Medium


Created: 01/19/2016 10:10 AM
Updated: 08/24/2018 08:53 AM
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