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CVE-2015-6357 Detail

Description

The rule-update feature in Cisco FireSIGHT Management Center (MC) 5.2 through 5.4.0.1 does not verify the X.509 certificate of the support.sourcefire.com SSL server, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof this server and provide an invalid package, and consequently execute arbitrary code, via a crafted certificate, aka Bug ID CSCuw06444.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/18/2015

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/134390/Cisco-FireSIGHT-Management-Center-Certificate-Validation.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2015/Nov/79
http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20151116-fmc Vendor Advisory
http://wadofstuff.blogspot.com.au/2015/11/cve-2015-6357-firepwner-exploit-for.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/536913/100/0/threaded
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034161

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-6357
NVD Published Date:
11/18/2015
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2018