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CVE-2018-15456 Detail

Current Description

A vulnerability in the Admin Portal of Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to view saved passwords in plain text. The vulnerability is due to the incorrect inclusion of saved passwords when loading configuration pages in the Admin Portal. An attacker with read or write access to the Admin Portal could exploit this vulnerability by browsing to a page that contains sensitive data. An exploit could allow the attacker to recover passwords for unauthorized use and expose those accounts to further attack.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N (V3.0 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 1.2


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): High
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106512 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20190109-ise-passwd Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Insufficiently Protected Credentials (CWE-522)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:cisco:identity_services_engine:2.2%280.470%29
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 cpe:/a:cisco:identity_services_engine:2.3%280.298%29
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 cpe:/a:cisco:identity_services_engine:2.4%280.357%29
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 cpe:/a:cisco:identity_services_engine:2.4%28100.159%29
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-15456
NVD Published Date:
01/10/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019