CVE-2020-3597 Detail

Description

A vulnerability in the configuration restore feature of Cisco Nexus Data Broker software could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to perform a directory traversal attack on an affected device. The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of configuration backup files. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by persuading an administrator to restore a crafted configuration backup file. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to overwrite arbitrary files that are accessible through the affected software on an affected device.


Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  Cisco Systems, Inc.
Base Score:  5.4 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:L


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Hyperlink Resource
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-ndb-path-traversal-wVDyXZPy

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-23 Relative Path Traversal Contributor acceptance level Cisco Systems, Inc.  

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-3597
NVD Published Date:
10/08/2020
NVD Last Modified:
10/08/2020
Source:
Cisco Systems, Inc.