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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-3068

Mercurial before 3.7.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted git ext:: URL when cloning a subrepository.
Publish Date : 2016-04-13 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2016:0706: mercurial security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160706 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-3068

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Debian Debian Linux 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mercurial Mercurial 3.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Opensuse Leap 42.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node Eus 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Suse Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 2
Fedoraproject Fedora 2
Mercurial Mercurial 1
Opensuse Leap 1
Opensuse Opensuse 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 1
Suse Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 1
Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 3

- References For CVE-2016-3068

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/85733
BID 85733
https://selenic.com/repo/hg-stable/rev/34d43cb85de8 CONFIRM
https://www.mercurial-scm.org/wiki/WhatsNew#Mercurial_3.7.3_.282016-3-29.29 CONFIRM
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-19
GENTOO GLSA-201612-19
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinapr2016-2952096.html CONFIRM
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3542
DEBIAN DSA-3542
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0706.html
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0706
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-April/181505.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2016-79604dde9f
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00043.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1073
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00018.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1016
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00017.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1011
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00016.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1010
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-April/181542.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2016-b7f1f8e3bf

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-3068

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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