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ESB-2014.2491 - [Appliance] Cisco Enterprise Content Delivery System (ECDS): Access confidential data - Remote/unauthenticated

Date: 22 December 2014

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2014.2491
Cisco ECDS Web Directory Traversal and Arbitrary File Access Vulnerability
                             22 December 2014

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           Cisco Enterprise Content Delivery System (ECDS)
Publisher:         Cisco Systems
Operating System:  Network Appliance
Impact/Access:     Access Confidential Data -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2014-8019  

Original Bulletin: 
   http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2014-8019

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Cisco Security Notice

Cisco ECDS Web Directory Traversal and Arbitrary File Access Vulnerability

http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2014-8019

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8019

Release Date: 2014 December 19 20:58 UTC (GMT)

Last Updated: 2014 December 19 20:58 UTC (GMT)

Summary

A vulnerability in the web interface of Cisco Enterprise Content Delivery 
System (ECDS) could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to view 
arbitrary files on the system.

The vulnerability is due to a lack of URL sanitization against directory 
traversal characters. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by crafting
a URL to access a specific file that is not normally exposed through the web 
interface.

Affected Products

Product 						More Information 	CVSS

Cisco Enterprise Content Delivery System (ECDS) 	CSCuo90148 		5.0/4.8

What Is a Cisco Security Notice?

The Cisco Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) publishes Cisco 
Security Notices to inform customers of low- to mid-level severity security 
issues involving Cisco products.

Customers who wish to upgrade to a software version that includes fixes for 
these issues should contact their normal support channels. Free software 
updates will not be provided for issues that are disclosed through a Cisco 
Security Notice.

For additional information about Cisco PSIRT publications, see the Cisco 
Security Vulnerability Policy at 
http://www.cisco.com/web/about/security/psirt/security_vulnerability_policy.html

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Cisco Partners, authorized resellers, or service providers. For these 
products, customers should consult their service providers or support 
organizations to ensure that any applied workaround or fix is the most 
appropriate in the intended network before it is deployed.

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