Cisco Security Manager < 4.23 Path Traversal Vulnerability (direct check)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 143233

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VPR Score: 6


The web application running on the remote web server is affected by a path traversal vulnerability.


The version of Cisco Security Manager running on the remote web server is affected by a path traversal vulnerability.
An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, by sending a URI that contains directory traversal characters, to disclose the contents of files located outside of the server's restricted path.

Please see the included Cisco BID and Cisco Security Advisory for more information.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 143233

File Name: cisco_security_manager_cve_2020_27130.nbin

Version: 1.4

Type: remote

Family: CISCO

Published: 2020/11/24

Updated: 2021/01/15

Dependencies: 10107

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-27130

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.1

Temporal Score: 7.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cisco:security_manager

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/11/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/11/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-27130