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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Cisco Unified Communications Manager Arbitrary File
15 November 2013
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Cisco Unified Communications Manager
Publisher: Cisco Systems
Operating System: Cisco
VMware ESX Server
Impact/Access: Modify Arbitrary Files -- Existing Account
Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2013-6689
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Cisco Security Notice
Cisco Unified Communications Manager Arbitrary File Read/Write Vulnerability
CVE ID: CVE-2013-6689
Release Date: 2013 November 13 17:35 UTC (GMT)
Last Updated: 2013 November 13 22:19 UTC (GMT)
A vulnerability in a command-line utility of Cisco Unified Communications
Manager (Cisco Unified CM) could allow an authenticated, local attacker to
read or write data to arbitrary locations on the filesystem.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient input validation. An attacker could
exploit this vulnerability by overloading the command-line utility. An exploit
could allow the attacker to read or write files in arbitrary locations on the
Product More Information CVSS
Cisco Unified Communications Manager CSCui58229 6.0/4.7
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