Splunk <=5.0.15 up to 6.4.2 redirect

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, has been found in Splunk <=5.0.15 up to 6.4.2 (Log Management Software). Affected by this issue is an unknown functionality. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a redirect vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-601. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was presented 08/22/2016 as SP-CAAAPQ6 / SPL-117212 as confirmed advisory (Website). The advisory is available at splunk.com. The public release was coordinated in cooperation with the vendor. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

Upgrading to version bis 5.0.16, 6.0.12, 6.1.11, 6.2.10, 6.3.6 or 6.4.3 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at SecurityTracker (ID 1036692).




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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.0

VulDB Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Temp Score: 7.0
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Class: Redirect
CWE: CWE-601
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: 🔍
Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Splunk bis 5.0.16/6.0.12/6.1.11/6.2.10/6.3.6/6.4.3


08/22/2016 🔍
08/22/2016 +0 days 🔍
08/25/2016 +3 days 🔍
08/25/2016 +0 days 🔍
04/02/2019 +950 days 🔍


Advisory: SP-CAAAPQ6 / SPL-117212
Status: Confirmed
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SecurityTracker: 1036692


Created: 08/25/2016 11:32 AM
Updated: 04/02/2019 10:01 PM
Changes: (4) software_type source_sectracker_date source_sectracker_cause vulnerability_cwe
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