Cisco Data Center Network Manager Web-based Management Interface cross site scripting
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A vulnerability has been found in Cisco Data Center Network Manager (affected version unknown) and classified as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code of the component Web-based Management Interface. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-79. As an impact it is known to affect integrity. An attacker might be able to inject arbitrary html and script code into the web site. This would alter the appearance and would make it possible to initiate further attacks against site visitors. The summary by CVE is:
Multiple vulnerabilities in the web-based management interface of Cisco Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) could allow a remote attacker with network-operator privileges to conduct a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack or a reflected file download (RFD) attack against a user of the interface. For more information about these vulnerabilities, see the Details section of this advisory.
The weakness was shared 01/21/2021 as cisco-sa-dcnm-xss-vulns-GuUJ39gh. The advisory is shared at tools.cisco.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2021-1253 since 11/13/2020. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. A single authentication is needed for exploitation. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1059.007 for this issue.
Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.4
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ExploitingClass: Cross site scripting
Status: Not defined
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Timeline11/13/2020 CVE assigned
01/21/2021 +69 days Advisory disclosed
01/21/2021 +0 days VulDB entry created
02/18/2021 +28 days VulDB last update
CVE: CVE-2021-1253 (🔒)
EntryCreated: 01/21/2021 08:48 AM
Updated: 02/18/2021 05:03 PM
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