Cisco Emergency Responder redirect

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in Cisco Emergency Responder, Unified Communications Manager, Unified Communications Manager IM , Presence Service and Unity Connection (Unified Communication Software). This affects an unknown code. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a redirect vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-601. A web application accepts a user-controlled input that specifies a link to an external site, and uses that link in a Redirect. This simplifies phishing attacks. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

A vulnerability in the web interface of Cisco Emergency Responder, Cisco Unified Communications Manager, Cisco Unified Communications Manager IM & Presence Service, and Cisco Unity Connection could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to redirect a user to a malicious web page. The vulnerability is due to improper input validation of the parameters of an HTTP request. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by crafting an HTTP request that causes the web interface to redirect a request to a specific malicious URL. This type of vulnerability is known as an open redirect attack and is used in phishing attacks that get users to unknowingly visit malicious sites.

The bug was discovered 10/03/2018. The weakness was published 10/05/2018 as cisco-sa-20181003-er-ucm-redir as confirmed advisory (Website). The advisory is shared at tools.cisco.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2018-15403 since 08/17/2018. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. A authentication is needed for exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1204.001 for this issue.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 2 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $5k-$25k.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.9
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.7

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.0
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Class: Redirect
CWE: CWE-601
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Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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08/17/2018 🔍
10/03/2018 +47 days 🔍
10/05/2018 +1 days 🔍
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10/06/2018 +1 days 🔍
05/22/2023 +1689 days 🔍

Sourcesinfo

Vendor: cisco.com

Advisory: cisco-sa-20181003-er-ucm-redir
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2018-15403 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1041780

Entryinfo

Created: 10/06/2018 11:13 AM
Updated: 05/22/2023 02:36 PM
Changes: 10/06/2018 11:13 AM (59), 03/30/2020 04:50 PM (1), 05/22/2023 02:36 PM (4)
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