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Published 2018-08-01 06:29:00
Updated 2021-06-29 15:15:11
Source Red Hat, Inc.
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2016-8615

0.57%
Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 76 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2016-8615

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen
5.0
MEDIUM AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
10.0
2.9
NIST
4.3
MEDIUM AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
8.6
2.9
Red Hat, Inc.
7.5
HIGH CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
3.9
3.6
NIST
5.3
MEDIUM CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N
3.9
1.4
Red Hat, Inc.

CWE ids for CVE-2016-8615

References for CVE-2016-8615

Products affected by CVE-2016-8615

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