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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-6543

Tenable Nessus before 6.10.2 (as used alone or in Tenable Appliance before 4.5.0) was found to contain a flaw that allowed a remote, authenticated attacker to upload a crafted file that could be written to anywhere on the system. This could be used to subsequently gain elevated privileges on the system (e.g., after a reboot). This issue only affects installations on Windows.
Publish Date : 2017-03-08 Last Update Date : 2019-10-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.0
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 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) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-6543

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Tenable Appliance 4.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Tenable Nessus 6.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Tenable Appliance 1
Tenable Nessus 1

- References For CVE-2017-6543

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96418
BID 96418 Nessus Arbitrary File Upload Vulnerability Release Date:2017-03-13
http://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2017-06 CONFIRM

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-6543

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


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