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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-6979

The VTY authentication implementation in Cisco IOS XE 03.02.xxSE and 03.03.xxSE incorrectly relies on the Linux-IOS internal-network configuration, which allows remote attackers to bypass authentication by leveraging access to a 192.168.x.2 source IP address, aka Bug ID CSCuj90227.
Publish Date : 2013-12-23 Last Update Date : 2014-01-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.4
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 287

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-6979

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Cisco Ios Xe - Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cisco Ios Xe 1

- References For CVE-2013-6979

http://osvdb.org/101351
OSVDB 101351
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/64502
BID 64502 Cisco IOS XE Software Telnet Remote Authentication Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2013-12-26
http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2013-6979
CISCO 20131223 Cisco IOS XE Software Telnet Authentication Bypass Vulnerability
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1029537
SECTRACK 1029537
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/89901
XF cisco-iosxe-cve20136979-sec-bypass(89901)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-6979

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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