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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-6494

The client in MongoDB uses world-readable permissions on .dbshell history files, which might allow local users to obtain sensitive information by reading these files.
Publish Date : 2016-10-03 Last Update Date : 2017-11-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-6494

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 25 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mongodb Mongodb * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Fedoraproject Fedora 1
Mongodb Mongodb 1

- References For CVE-2016-6494

https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/message/5MCE2ZLFBNOK3TTWSTXZJQGZVP4EEJDL/
FEDORA FEDORA-2016-9a8e2bbc04
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92204
BID 92204 mongodb-clients CVE-2016-6494 Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2016-11-23
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/29/4
MLIST [oss-security] 20160729 CVE request: mongodb: world-readable .dbshell history file
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=832908 CONFIRM
https://jira.mongodb.org/browse/SERVER-25335 CONFIRM
https://github.com/mongodb/mongo/commit/035cf2afc04988b22cb67f4ebfd77e9b344cb6e0 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/29/8
MLIST [oss-security] 20160729 Re: CVE request: mongodb: world-readable .dbshell history file
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1362553 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-6494

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


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