Vulnerability Note VU#952422
Cisco Identity Services Engine contains an input validation vulnerability
Cisco Identity Services Engine contains an input validation vulnerability (CWE-20).
CWE-20: Improper Input Validation
Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) contains an input validation vulnerability. The ISE device contains a TCP Dump option for analyzing traffic on the device. By using a proxy to modify the HTTP request, a remote authenticated attacker can encode commands into the vulnerable format parameter which could allow them to run arbitrary code on the affected system with the privilege of the root user.
A remote authenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code as root on the device.
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|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Cisco Systems, Inc.||Affected||20 Sep 2013||25 Oct 2013|
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Thanks to Stephen Hosom for reporting this vulnerability. Cisco also credits Jan Kadijk from Warpnet for first directly reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Adam Rauf.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2013-5530
- Date Public: 23 Oct 2013
- Date First Published: 28 Oct 2013
- Date Last Updated: 12 Nov 2013
- Document Revision: 42
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