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CVE-2017-12268 Detail

Current Description

A vulnerability in the Network Access Manager (NAM) of Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client could allow an authenticated, local attacker to enable multiple network adapters, aka a Dual-Homed Interface vulnerability. The vulnerability is due to insufficient NAM policy enforcement. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by manipulating network interfaces of the device to allow multiple active network interfaces. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to send traffic over a non-authorized network interface. Cisco Bug IDs: CSCvf66539.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/05/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-12268
Original release date:
10/05/2017
Last revised:
11/01/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
6.5 Medium
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:H/A:N (legend)
Impact Score:
4.0
Exploitability Score:
2.0
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Local
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
Low
User Interaction (UI):
None
Scope (S):
Changed
Confidentiality (C):
None
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
None
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.1 LOW
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101157 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 101157
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039507 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source SECTRACK 1039507
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20171004-anam Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20171004-anam

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Access Control (CWE-284)

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