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CVE-2019-1585 Detail

Current Description

A vulnerability in the controller authorization functionality of Cisco Nexus 9000 Series ACI Mode Switch Software could allow an authenticated, local attacker to escalate standard users with root privilege on an affected device. The vulnerability is due to a misconfiguration of certain sudoers files for the bashroot component on an affected device. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by authenticating to the affected device with a crafted user ID, which may allow temporary administrative access to escalate privileges. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to escalate privileges on an affected device. This Vulnerability has been fixed in version 4.0(1h)

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/06/2019
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 1.8


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/107312 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20190306-aci-controller-privsec Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
AND
OR
cpe:2.3:o:cisco:nx-os:8.3\(0\)sk\(0.39\):*:*:*:*:*:*:*
OR
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_92160yc-x:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_92304qc:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9236c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9272q:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_93108tc-ex:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_93120tx:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_93128tx:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_93180yc-ex:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9332pq:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9336pq_aci_spine:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9372px:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9372tx:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9396px:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9396tx:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9500:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9504:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9508:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9516:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
Configuration 2
AND
OR
cpe:2.3:o:cisco:application_policy_infrastructure_controller_software:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 4.0\(1h\)
OR
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_92160yc-x:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_92304qc:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9236c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9272q:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_93108tc-ex:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_93120tx:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_93128tx:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_93180yc-ex:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9332pq:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9336pq_aci_spine:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9372px:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9372tx:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9396px:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9396tx:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9500:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9504:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9508:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_9516:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-1585
NVD Published Date:
03/06/2019
NVD Last Modified:
03/12/2019