Mac OS X : Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client < 3.1.10010.0 / 4.0.x < 4.0.4014.0 / 4.1.x < 4.1.4011.0 Code Execution Vulnerability

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Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by a code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client installed on the remote
Mac OS X host is a version prior to 3.1.10010.0, or is version 4.0.x
prior to 4.0.4014.0, or version 4.1.x prior to 4.1.4011.0. It is,
therefore, affected by a flaw that allows unauthenticated IPC commands
to install software as root. A local attacker, by sending a specially
crafted IPC command, can exploit this to execute arbitrary programs
with elevated privileges.

See also :

https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/viewAlert.x?alertId=37860

Solution :

Upgrade to Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client version
3.1.10010.0 / 4.0.4014.0 / 4.1.4011.0 or later

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 81979 ()

Bugtraq ID: 73123

CVE ID: CVE-2015-0662

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