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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-6861

HPE Helion Eucalyptus 3.4.0 through 4.2.0 allows remote authenticated users to bypass an intended AssumeRole permission requirement and assume an IAM role by leveraging a policy setting for a user's account.
Publish Date : 2016-01-05 Last Update Date : 2016-11-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-6861

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Eucalyptus Eucalyptus 3.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Eucalyptus Eucalyptus 3.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Eucalyptus Eucalyptus 3.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Eucalyptus Eucalyptus 3.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Eucalyptus Eucalyptus 4.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Eucalyptus Eucalyptus 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Eucalyptus Eucalyptus 4.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Eucalyptus Eucalyptus 4.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Eucalyptus Eucalyptus 4.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Eucalyptus Eucalyptus 4.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Eucalyptus Eucalyptus 4.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Eucalyptus Eucalyptus 11

- References For CVE-2015-6861
BID 79650
HP PSRT102965

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-6861

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