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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2016-2340

Original release date: 03/25/2016

Last revised: 03/28/2016




The AMF framework in Granite Data Services 3.1.1-SNAPSHOT allows remote authenticated users to read arbitrary files, send TCP requests to intranet servers, or cause a denial of service via an XML external entity declaration in conjunction with an entity reference, related to an XML External Entity (XXE) issue.



CWE-611: Improper Restriction of XML External Entity Reference ('XXE')



CVSS Severity (version 3.0):

CVSS v3 Base Score: 5.4 Medium

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:L

Impact Score: 2.5

Exploitability Score: 2.8


CVSS Version 3 Metrics:

Attack Vector (AV): Network

Attack Complexity (AC): Low

Privileges Required (PR): Low

User Interaction (UI): None

Scope (S): Unchanged

Confidentiality (C): Low

Integrity (I): None

Availability (A): Low


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):

CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM

Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:P) (legend)

Impact Subscore: 4.9

Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


CVSS Version 2 Metrics:

Access Vector: Network exploitable

Access Complexity: Low

Authentication: Required to exploit

Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service


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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN

Name: VU#279472

Type: Advisory; Patch Information



Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1+ OR* cpe:/a:graniteds:granite_data_services:3.1.1-snapshot

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
Changes related to vulnerability configurations


Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Other (NVD-CWE-Other)

CVE Standard Vulnerability Entry


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