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Cisco Bug: CSCvd09961 - Cisco Prime Data Center Network Manager Debug Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

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Sep 19, 2019

Products (1)

  • Cisco Data Center Network Manager

Known Affected Releases

10.1(1)S5 10.1(1)ST(1) 10.1(2)

Description (partial)

Symptom:
A vulnerability in the role-based access control (RBAC) functionality of Cisco Prime Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to access sensitive information or execute arbitrary code with root privileges on an affected system.

The vulnerability is due to the lack of authentication and authorization mechanisms for a debugging tool that was inadvertently enabled in the affected software. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by remotely connecting to the debugging tool via TCP. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to access sensitive information about the affected software or execute arbitrary code with root privileges on the affected system.

Cisco has released software updates that address this vulnerability. There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

This advisory is available at the following link: 
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170607-dcnm1

Conditions:
Please refer to the Security Advisory.
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