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Cisco Bug: CSCus83471 - OS command injection via the "createcomputerobject" CLI

Last Modified

Aug 06, 2018

Products (1)

  • Cisco Web Security Appliance

Known Affected Releases


Description (partial)

A vulnerability in command line interface Cisco Web Security Appliance could allow an authenticated, local attacker to execute commands in the
context of the underlying operating system..

The vulnerability is due to the failure to validate user input which allows command injection. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by
inserting certain shell commands from the CLI console.

Default installation of an affected release of the product.
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