CVE-2016-1340

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Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) Platform Emulator 2.5(2)TS4, 3.0(2c)A, and 3.0(2c)TS9 allows local users to gain privileges via crafted libclimeta.so filename arguments, aka Bug ID CSCux68837.

References

http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20160414-ucspe2

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035582

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-04-16

Updated: 2016-07-29

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.2

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 8.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.5

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
91960Cisco UCS Platform Emulator < 3.1(1ePE1) Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusCISCO
high