Vulnerability Details

Cisco Prime Home Web-Based User Interface XML External Entity Vulnerability

Published: 2017-02-02 15:06:02
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Technical Details:
The vulnerability is due to improper handling of an XML External Entity (XXE) when parsing an XML file. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted XML file to the affected system.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Recommendations:
Update to 5.2.1.2 or later.

Summary:
A vulnerability in the web-based user interface of Cisco Prime Home could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to have read access to part of the information stored in the affected system.

Affected Versions:
Cisco Prime Home 5.2 < 5.2.1.2

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-6408

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.3
Published
2017-02-02
Modified
2018-10-26
Category
CISCO

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