CVE-2016-3163

NameCVE-2016-3163
DescriptionThe XML-RPC system in Drupal 6.x before 6.38 and 7.x before 7.43 might make it easier for remote attackers to conduct brute-force attacks via a large number of calls made at once to the same method.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-3498-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
drupal7 (PTS)wheezy7.14-2+deb7u12fixed
wheezy (security)7.14-2+deb7u16fixed
jessie (security), jessie7.32-1+deb8u9fixed
stretch (security), stretch7.52-2+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid7.56-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
drupal6source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
drupal6sourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
drupal7source(unstable)7.43-1medium
drupal7sourcejessie7.32-1+deb8u6mediumDSA-3498-1
drupal7sourcewheezy7.14-2+deb7u12mediumDSA-3498-1

Notes

https://www.drupal.org/SA-CORE-2016-001
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/02/24/19

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