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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-4235

Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC) devices with software before 1.0(3o) and 1.1 before 1.1(1j) and Nexus 9000 ACI devices with software before 11.0(4o) and 11.1 before 11.1(1j) do not properly restrict access to the APIC filesystem, which allows remote authenticated users to obtain root privileges via unspecified use of the APIC cluster-management configuration feature, aka Bug IDs CSCuu72094 and CSCuv11991.
Publish Date : 2015-07-24 Last Update Date : 2017-09-20
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-4235

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (apic) 1.0(1e) Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Cisco Nx-os 11.0(3f) Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Cisco Nx-os 11.0(1c) Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Cisco Nx-os 11.0(3i) Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Cisco Nx-os 11.0(1d) Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Cisco Nx-os 11.0(3k) Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Cisco Nx-os 11.0(1e) Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Cisco Nx-os 11.0(3n) Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Cisco Nx-os 11.0(2j) Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Cisco Nx-os 11.0(4h) Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Cisco Nx-os 11.0(2m) Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Cisco Nx-os 11.0(1b) Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (apic) 1
Cisco Nx-os 11

- References For CVE-2015-4235
SECTRACK 1033025
CISCO 20150722 Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller Access Control Vulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-4235

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