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Cisco Bug: CSCtf25457 - VSH parsing of SED parameters allows linux cli access

Last Modified

Feb 16, 2018

Products (3)

  • Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 10-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 18-Slot Switch

Known Affected Releases

4.2(4)

Description (partial)



Symptom:

An authenticated, local attacker could leverage an input handling flaw to execute arbitrary commands on the underlying operating system with elevated 
privileges.



Conditions:

Cisco devices running an affected version of NXOS software.

This issue affects:
Nexus 7000
Nexus 5000


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