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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-9160

A vulnerability in SIEMENS SIMATIC WinCC (All versions < SIMATIC WinCC V7.2) and SIEMENS SIMATIC PCS 7 (All versions < SIMATIC PCS 7 V8.0 SP1) could allow a remote attacker to crash an ActiveX component or leak parts of the application memory if a user is tricked into clicking on a malicious link under certain conditions.
Publish Date : 2016-12-16 Last Update Date : 2017-07-26
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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)
CWE ID 254

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-9160

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Siemens Simatic Pcs 7 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Siemens Simatic Wincc 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Siemens Simatic Pcs 7 1
Siemens Simatic Wincc 1

- References For CVE-2016-9160
SECTRACK 1037435
BID 94825 SIMATIC WinCC and SIMATIC PCS 7 CVE-2016-9160 ActiveX Control Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2016-12-15 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-9160

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