Rule Category

FILE-PDF -- Snort has detected suspicious traffic related to a PDF file. PDFs are easily exploitable. They include many ways to encapsulate data and are often targeted by attackers, who use the PDF's household name status for social engineering. Therefore, Snort includes Many PDF-targeted rules.

Alert Message

FILE-PDF Oracle Outside In libvs_pdf integer overflow attempt

Rule Explanation

Unspecified vulnerability in the Outside In Technology component in Oracle Fusion Middleware 8.5.0, 8.5.1, and 8.5.2 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to Outside In Filters, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-3574, CVE-2016-3576, CVE-2016-3577, CVE-2016-3578, CVE-2016-3579, CVE-2016-3580, CVE-2016-3581, CVE-2016-3582, CVE-2016-3583, CVE-2016-3590, CVE-2016-3591, CVE-2016-3592, CVE-2016-3593, CVE-2016-3594, CVE-2016-3595, and CVE-2016-3596. Impact: CVSS base score 8.6 CVSS impact score 4.7 CVSS exploitability score 3.9 confidentialityImpact HIGH integrityImpact LOW availabilityImpact LOW Details: Ease of Attack:

What To Look For

Known Usage

No public information

False Positives

No known false positives

Contributors

Talos research team. This document was generated from data supplied by the national vulnerability database, a product of the national institute of standards and technology. For more information see [nvd].

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CVE

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CVE Additional Information

CVE-2016-3575
Unspecified vulnerability in the Outside In Technology component in Oracle Fusion Middleware 8.5.0, 8.5.1, and 8.5.2 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to Outside In Filters, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-3574, CVE-2016-3576, CVE-2016-3577, CVE-2016-3578, CVE-2016-3579, CVE-2016-3580, CVE-2016-3581, CVE-2016-3582, CVE-2016-3583, CVE-2016-3590, CVE-2016-3591, CVE-2016-3592, CVE-2016-3593, CVE-2016-3594, CVE-2016-3595, and CVE-2016-3596.
Details
Severity Base Score8.6
Impact Score4.7 Exploit Score3.9
Confidentiality ImpactHIGH Integrity ImpactLOW
Availability ImpactLOW Access Vector
Authentication Ease of Access