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CVE-2018-0462 Detail

Description

A vulnerability in the user management functionality of Cisco Enterprise NFV Infrastructure Software (NFVIS) could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack against an affected system. The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of user-provided input. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by logging in with a highly privileged user account and performing a sequence of specific user management operations that interfere with the underlying operating system. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to permanently degrade the functionality of the affected system.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/05/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105291
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20180905-nfvis-dos1

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-0462
NVD Published Date:
10/05/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/07/2018