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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-7462

The Suite REST API in VMware vRealize Operations (aka vROps) 6.x before 6.4.0 allows remote authenticated users to write arbitrary content to files or rename files via a crafted DiskFileItem in a relay-request payload that is mishandled during deserialization.
Publish Date : 2016-12-29 Last Update Date : 2017-07-27
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required 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)
CWE ID 749

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-7462

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware Vrealize Operations 6.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware Vrealize Operations 6.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware Vrealize Operations 6.2.0a Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vmware Vrealize Operations 6.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Vmware Vrealize Operations 6.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware Vrealize Operations 5

- References For CVE-2016-7462 CONFIRM
BID 94351 VMware vRealize Operations CVE-2016-7462 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2016-11-18
SECTRACK 1037297

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-7462

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