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Cisco UCS Device: Cleartext Storage of Sensitive Information (CVE-2019-1627)

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Cisco UCS Device: Cleartext Storage of Sensitive Information (CVE-2019-1627)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
06/20/2019
Created
09/26/2019
Added
09/25/2019
Modified
10/08/2020

Description

A vulnerability in the Server Utilities of Cisco Integrated Management Controller (IMC) could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to sensitive user information from the configuration data that is stored on the affected system. The vulnerability is due to insufficient protection of data in the configuration file. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by downloading the configuration file. An exploit could allow the attacker to use the sensitive information from the file to elevate privileges.

Solution(s)

  • cisco-ucs-device-upgrade-4_0-4b

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