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Cisco Bug: CSCup05998 - Arbitrary command execution vulnerability in rack CIMCs

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Jun 29, 2018

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  • Cisco Unified Computing System

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Description (partial)

Cisco Integrated Management Controller (CiMC) contains a vulnerability that could allow an authenticated, local attacker to gain shell-level access to 
the affected device.

The vulnerability is due to improper input validation in the map-nfs command. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted 
command in the command-line interface.  Attacker must first be authenticated to the CiMC to execute the attack.
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