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CVE-2016-3952

Published: 6 February 2018

web2py before 2.14.1, when using the standalone version, allows remote attackers to obtain environment variable values via a direct request to examples/template_examples/beautify. NOTE: this issue can be leveraged by remote attackers to gain administrative access.

Priority

Medium

Cvss 3 Severity Score

7.8

Score breakdown

Status

Package Release Status
web2py
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
artful Ignored
(end of life)
bionic Does not exist

cosmic Does not exist

disco Does not exist

trusty Does not exist
(trusty was not-affected [code not present])
upstream Needs triage

xenial
Released (2.12.3-1ubuntu0.1)

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 7.8
Attack vector Local
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required Low
User interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity impact High
Availability impact High
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H