Cisco ASR StarOS Multiple CLI Command Injection Vulnerabilities (cisco-sa-20180117-staros / cisco-sa-20180307-staros / cisco-sa-20180307-staros1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 107095


The remote device is affected by multiple command injection vulnerabilities.


According to its self-reported version and model number, the remote Cisco ASR device is affected by multiple command injection vulnerabilities due to improper validation of user input. An authenticated local attacker, using command arguments, could potentially execute arbitrary commands with root privileges.


Upgrade to the relevant fixed version referenced in Cisco bug ID CSCvf93332, CSCvg29441, or CSCvg38807.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 107095

File Name: cisco-sa-20180117-staros.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Family: CISCO

Published: 3/2/2018

Updated: 7/6/2018

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.7

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:cisco:staros, cpe:/h:cisco:asr_5000, cpe:/a:cisco:asr_5000_series_software

Required KB Items: Host/Cisco/ASR/Model, Host/Cisco/StarOS, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/17/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/17/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0115, CVE-2018-0217, CVE-2018-0224

BID: 102788, 103344, 103346