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Cisco Bug: CSCvs07253 - Cisco Smart Software Manager On-Prem Improper Access Control Vulnerability

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Jun 22, 2020

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  • Cisco Smart Software Manager satellite

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Description (partial)

A vulnerability in the web application of Cisco Smart Software Manager On-Prem could allow an unauthenticated remote attacker to create arbitrary user accounts.

The vulnerability is due to the lack of authorization controls in the web application. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by crafting a HTTP request to an affected device. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to add user accounts to an affected device's configuration. These accounts are not administrator or operator accounts.

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At the time of publication, this vulnerability affected Cisco Smart Software Manager On-Prem releases prior to 8-202004.
At the time of publication, Cisco Smart Software Manager On-Prem releases 8-202004 and later contained the fix for this vulnerability.
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