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CVSSv2

CVE-2017-8700

Published: 15/11/2017 Updated: 03/10/2019
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5 | Impact Score: 2.9 | Exploitability Score: 10
CVSS v3 Base Score: 7.5 | Impact Score: 3.6 | Exploitability Score: 3.9
VMScore: 445
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Summary

ASP.NET Core 1.0, 1.1, and 2.0 allow an malicious user to bypass Cross-origin Resource Sharing (CORS) configurations and retrieve normally restricted content from a web application, aka "ASP.NET Core Information Disclosure Vulnerability".

Vendor Advisories

A flaw was found in dotNET where the CORS attribute is not properly enforced or checked An attacker could leverage this for possible remote execution ...

Recent Articles

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