Cisco UCS Manager Debug Plug-in Privilege Escalation Vulnerability CVE-2017-6598
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- Vulnerability description
A vulnerability in the debug plug-in functionality of the Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) Manager could allow an authenticated, local attacker to execute arbitrary commands.
- Risk description
The vulnerability is due to inadequate integrity checks for the debug plug-in. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by crafting a debug plug-in and loading it using elevated privileges. An exploit could allow the attacker to run malicious code that would allow for the execution of arbitrary commands as root.
See the referenced vendor advisory for a solution.
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