VDB-124857 · CVE-2018-0464 · BID 105159

Cisco Data Center Network Manager 11.0(1) Management Interface path traversal

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in Cisco Data Center Network Manager 11.0(1). This affects an unknown code block of the component Management Interface. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a directory traversal vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-22. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The bug was discovered 08/28/2018. The weakness was disclosed 10/05/2018 as cisco-sa-20180828-dcnm-travers as confirmed advisory (Website). The advisory is shared at tools.cisco.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2018-0464 since 11/26/2017. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. The requirement for exploitation is a authentication. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 112019 (Cisco Prime Data Center Network Manager < 11.0(1) Download Servlet Path Traversal Vulnerability), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family CISCO and running in the context remote. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 87347 (Cisco Data Center Network Manager Path Traversal Vulnerability).

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published even before and not after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (112019).




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Class: Directory traversal
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 112019
Nessus Name: Cisco Prime Data Center Network Manager < 11.0(1) Download Servlet Path Traversal Vulnerability
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: tools.cisco.com


11/26/2017 🔍
07/10/2018 +225 days 🔍
08/21/2018 +42 days 🔍
08/28/2018 +7 days 🔍
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10/05/2018 +37 days 🔍
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10/06/2018 +1 days 🔍
03/30/2020 +541 days 🔍


Vendor: cisco.com

Advisory: cisco-sa-20180828-dcnm-travers
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2018-0464 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 105159 - Cisco Data Center Network Manager CVE-2018-0464 Directory Traversal Vulnerability


Created: 10/06/2018 07:50 AM
Updated: 03/30/2020 10:45 AM
Changes: (3) vulnerability_discoverydate source_securityfocus_date source_securityfocus_class
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