VDB-99437 · CVE-2017-6600 · BID 97439

Cisco Unified Computing System Manager 2.0(1.68)/3.1(1k)A CLI Command command injection

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A vulnerability was found in Cisco Unified Computing System Manager, Firepower 4100 Next-Generation Firewall and Firepower 9300 Security Appliance 2.0(1.68)/3.1(1k)A (Virtualization Software) and classified as problematic. This issue affects some unknown functionality of the component CLI. The manipulation as part of a Command leads to a command injection vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-77. The software constructs all or part of a command using externally-influenced input from an upstream component, but it does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes special elements that could modify the intended command when it is sent to a downstream component. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The bug was discovered 04/05/2017. The weakness was disclosed 04/07/2017 as cisco-sa-20170405-ucs1 as confirmed advisory (Website). The advisory is shared at tools.cisco.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2017-6600 since 03/09/2017. An attack has to be approached locally. A simple authentication is required for exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1202 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 to version 92.2(1.101), 92.1(1.1658) or 2.0(1.115) eliminates this vulnerability.

The entries 99438, 99436 and 99435 are pretty similar.






  • commercial


  • end of life (version)

CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


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VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.4

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Temp Score: 5.1
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Class: Command injection
CWE: CWE-77 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: T1202

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Status: Not defined

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OpenVAS ID: 103807
OpenVAS Name: Cisco UCS Manager local-mgmt CLI Command Injection Vulnerability
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Unified Computing System Manager/Firepower 4100 Next-Generation Firewall/Firepower 9300 Security Appliance 92.2(1.101)/92.1(1.1658)/2.0(1.115)


03/09/2017 🔍
04/05/2017 +27 days 🔍
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04/07/2017 +2 days 🔍
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04/08/2017 +1 days 🔍
11/27/2022 +2059 days 🔍


Vendor: cisco.com

Advisory: cisco-sa-20170405-ucs1
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2017-6600 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1038199
SecurityFocus: 97439 - Multiple Cisco Products CVE-2017-6600 Local Command Injection Vulnerability
OSVDB: - CVE-2017-6600 - Cisco - Multiple Products - Command Injection Issue

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Created: 04/08/2017 09:22 AM
Updated: 11/27/2022 02:40 PM
Changes: 04/08/2017 09:22 AM (75), 11/27/2022 02:40 PM (4)
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