CVE-2017-6710 Details

CVE-2017-6710

Published: 2017-08-17
Last Modified: 2017-08-25
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

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.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity High
Base Score 8.5/10
Exploit Score 8/10
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Impact Score 9.2/10
Confidentiality Impact None
Availability Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Vector String AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:C/A:C
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1
Severity High
Base Score 8.1/10
Exploit Score 2.8/10
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
Impact Score 5.2/10
Confidentiality Impact None
Availability Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Scope Unchanged
User Interaction None
Vector String CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:H
Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:a:cisco:virtual_network_function_element_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:cisco:virtual_network_function_element_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100362
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170816-em

CVE ID
CVE-2017-6710
Published
2017-08-17
Modified
2017-08-25
CVSSv2.0
High
CVSSv3.1
High
PCI Compliance
Fail
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE-78

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