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Cisco Bug: CSCus79392 - AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client Arbitrary File Write Vulnerability

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Nov 07, 2016

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  • Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client

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Description (partial)

A vulnerability in Inter-process communication (IPC) channel of Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client could allow an authenticated, local attacker to write arbitrary files with elevated privileges.

The vulnerability is due to missing authentication or authorization of certain IPC commands. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending crafted IPC messages. An exploit could allow an attacker to write files to arbitrary locations on the filesystem, or overwrite arbitrary files.

Running an affected version of the Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client.
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