Cisco SD-WAN Software Privilege Escalation Vulnerabilities (cisco-sa-sd-wan-priv-E6e8tEdF)

high Nessus Plugin ID 165534


The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch


According to its self-reported version, Cisco SD-WAN Viptela Software is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

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


Upgrade to the relevant fixed version referenced in Cisco bug IDs CSCwa52793, CSCwb54198

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 165534

File Name: cisco-sa-sd-wan-priv-E6e8tEdF.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Family: CISCO

Published: 9/29/2022

Updated: 10/21/2022

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-20775


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-20818

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cisco:sd-wan_vmanage, cpe:/o:cisco:sd-wan_firmware, x-cpe:/a:cisco:sd-wan_vbond_orchestrator, x-cpe:/a:cisco:sd-wan_vedge, x-cpe:/a:cisco:sd-wan_vsmart_controller, x-cpe:/a:cisco:vedge_cloud_router

Required KB Items: Cisco/Viptela/Version, Cisco/Viptela/Model

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/28/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/28/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-20775, CVE-2022-20818

CISCO-BUG-ID: CSCwa52793, CSCwb54198

CISCO-SA: cisco-sa-sd-wan-priv-E6e8tEdF

IAVA: 2022-A-0391

CWE: 25, 282