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Category:   Device (Router/Bridge/Hub)  >   Cisco NX-OS Vendors:   Cisco
Cisco Nexus 1000V License Installation Input Validation Flaw Lets Local Users Inject Arbitrary Shell Commands
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1028763
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2013-3400   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jul 10 2013
Impact:   User access via local system
Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): Nexus 1000v
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Cisco Nexus 1000V. A local user can execute arbitrary shell commands on the target system.

A local user can exploit an input validation flaw in the license installation command to execute arbitrary shell commands on the target system.

The vendor has assigned Cisco Bug ID CSCuh30824 to this vulnerability.

Impact:   A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system.
Solution:   No solution was available at the time of this entry.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Input validation error
Underlying OS:  

Message History:   None.

 Source Message Contents

Date:  Wed, 10 Jul 2013 21:38:30 +0000
Subject:  Cisco NX-OS Software / Cisco Nexus 1000V

Cisco Nexus 1000V License Installation Command Injection Vulnerability

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