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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Splunk Vendors:   Splunk Inc.
Splunk Web HTTP Injection Flaw Lets Remote Users Obtain API Authentication Tokens on the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1037309
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-10126   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Jan 11 2017
Original Entry Date:  Nov 17 2016
Impact:   Disclosure of authentication information, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Splunk. A remote user can obtain REST API authentication tokens on the target system.

A remote user can exploit an HTTP injection flaw in Splunk Web to obtain authorization tokens that can be used on the Splunk REST API.

The original advisory is available at:

Francesco Oddo/ reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can obtain REST API authentication tokens on the target system and use the tokens to gain access to the API.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (5.0.17, 6.0.13, 6.1.12, 6.2.12, 6.3.8, 6.4.4, 6.5.0).

The vendor advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (AIX), UNIX (FreeBSD), UNIX (HP/UX), UNIX (macOS/OS X), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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