Cisco IP Communicator Certificate Trust List Manipulation

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69802


The remote host has a softphone application installed that is affected by an information modification vulnerability.


The version of Cisco IP Communicator is 8.6(1). Such versions are potentially affected by a data modification vulnerability. By performing a Man-in-the-Middle attack, a remote, unauthenticated attacker could replace the original Certificate Trust List with a modified one.


Upgrade to Cisco IP Communicator 8.6(2) or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69802

File Name: cisco_ip_communicator_8620.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/09/06

Modified: 2016/05/24

Dependencies: 69801

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cisco:ip_communicator

Required KB Items: SMB/Cisco IP Communicator/Path, SMB/Cisco IP Communicator/Version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/06/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/06/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2490

BID: 54850

OSVDB: 84504

IAVB: 2012-B-0080