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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-6710

A vulnerability in the Cisco Virtual Network Function (VNF) Element Manager could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to elevate privileges and run commands in the context of the root user on the server. The vulnerability is due to command settings that allow Cisco VNF Element Manager users to specify arbitrary commands that will run as root on the server. An attacker could use this setting to elevate privileges and run commands in the context of the root user on the server. Cisco Bug IDs: CSCvc76670. Known Affected Releases: prior to 5.0.4 and 5.1.4.
Publish Date : 2017-08-17 Last Update Date : 2017-08-25
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
8.5
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 78

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-6710

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Cisco Virtual Network Function Element Manager 5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Cisco Virtual Network Function Element Manager 5.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cisco Virtual Network Function Element Manager 2

- References For CVE-2017-6710

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100362
BID 100362 Cisco Virtual Network Function Element Manager CVE-2017-6710 Remote Command Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2017-08-16
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170816-em
CISCO 20170816 Cisco Virtual Network Function Element Manager Arbitrary Command Execution Vulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-6710

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


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