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Category:   Device (Embedded Server/Appliance)  >   Cisco Unified Computing System Vendors:   Cisco
Cisco Unified Computing System Bug in PALO Adapter Cards Lets Local Users Gain Elevated Privileges
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1029103
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1029103
CVE Reference:   CVE-2012-1313   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Sep 27 2013
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via local system, Root 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 can exploit a character handling flaw in the remote debug shell in PALO adapter cards to execute arbitrary commands with root privileges on the underlying operating system.

The 'show-macstats' command is affected.

The vendor has assigned bug ID CSCub13772 to this vulnerability.

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

The vendor's advisory is available at:

http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2012-1313

Vendor URL:  tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2012-1313 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Input validation error
Underlying OS:  

Message History:   None.


 Source Message Contents

Date:  Fri, 27 Sep 2013 06:39:59 +0000
Subject:  Cisco Unified Computing System (Managed)


http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2012-1313

 
 


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