Cisco APIC-EM 1.x < 1.5 Unauthorized Access (credentialed check)

High Nessus Plugin ID 104479

Synopsis

A network management system running on the remote host is affected by an unauthorized access vulnerability.

Description

According to its self-reported version number, the Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller Enterprise Module (APIC-EM) application running on the remote host is 1.x prior to 1.5. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability within the firewall configuration of the Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller Enterprise Module (APIC-EM) that could allow an unauthenticated, adjacent attacker to gain privileged access to services only available on the internal network of the device.

Solution

Upgrade to version 1.5 as referenced in Cisco Security Advisory cisco-sa-20171101-apicem.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?8a7b78fe

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 104479

File Name: cisco_apic_1_5.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: remote

Family: CISCO

Published: 2017/11/09

Modified: 2018/07/06

Dependencies: 88596

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 8.3

Temporal Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cisco:application_policy_infrastructure_controller_enterprise_module

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Cisco APIC-EM

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/11/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/11/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-12262

BID: 101647

CISCO-BUG-ID: CSCve89638

IAVA: 2017-A-0321

CISCO-SA: cisco-sa-20171101-apicem