Cisco TelePresence Video Communication Server up to X8.7 Jabber Guest Statistic information disclosure

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A vulnerability was found in Cisco TelePresence Video Communication Server up to X8.7 (Unified Communication Software). It has been declared as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code block of the component Jabber Guest. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability (Statistic). The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-200. The product exposes sensitive information to an actor that is not explicitly authorized to have access to that information. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality. The summary by CVE is:

Cisco TelePresence Video Communication Server (VCS) X8.1 through X8.7, as used in conjunction with Jabber Guest, allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive call-statistics information via a direct request to an unspecified URL, aka Bug ID CSCux73362.

The weakness was disclosed 02/09/2016 as CSCux73362 as confirmed advisory (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2016-1316 since 01/03/2016. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 07/07/2022). The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1592 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Vulnerability Center (SBV-56601).






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CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.3

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Temp Score: 5.3
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Name: Statistic
Class: Information disclosure / Statistic
CWE: CWE-200 / CWE-284 / CWE-266
ATT&CK: T1592

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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OpenVAS ID: 803167
OpenVAS Name: Cisco Video Communications Server Information Disclosure Vulnerability - Feb16
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Recommended: no mitigation known
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01/03/2016 🔍
02/07/2016 +35 days 🔍
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Advisory: CSCux73362
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2016-1316 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1034956
Vulnerability Center: 56601 - [cisco-sa-20160208-vcs] Cisco TelePresence VCS Remote Information Disclosure via a Direct Request, Medium
SecurityFocus: 82948 - Cisco TelePresence Video Communication Server CVE-2016-1316 Information Disclosure Vulnerability


Created: 02/09/2016 09:22 AM
Updated: 07/07/2022 09:08 AM
Changes: 02/09/2016 09:22 AM (67), 08/22/2018 09:56 AM (7), 07/07/2022 09:08 AM (3)
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