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Category:   Device (Embedded Server/Appliance)  >   Cisco Unified Computing System Vendors:   Cisco
Cisco Unified Computing System MCTools Command Injection Flaw Lets Local Users Gain Elevated Privileges
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1029062
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2012-4082   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Sep 19 2013
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via local system, User access via local system
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Cisco Unified Computing System. A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system.

A local user on the command line interface of a Fabric Interconnect device can supply specially crafted parameters to the MCTools application to execute arbitrary commands on the underlying operating system with elevated privileges.

The vendor has assigned bug ID CSCtg20749 to this vulnerability.

Impact:   A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

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

Message History:   None.

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