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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-12255

A vulnerability in the CLI of Cisco UCS Central Software could allow an authenticated, local attacker to gain shell access. The vulnerability is due to insufficient input validation of commands entered in the CLI, aka a Restricted Shell Break Vulnerability. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by entering a specific command with crafted arguments. An exploit could allow the attacker to gain shell access to the underlying system. Cisco Bug IDs: CSCve70762.
Publish Date : 2017-09-21 Last Update Date : 2019-10-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
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 Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 20

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-12255

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
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- References For CVE-2017-12255

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100932
BID 100932 Cisco UCS Central Software Command Line Interface CVE-2017-12255 Command Injection Vulnerability Release Date:2017-09-20
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039412
SECTRACK 1039412
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170920-ucs CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-12255

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


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