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Cisco Prime Network Control Systems: log in via database user
Synthesis of the vulnerability
An attacker can use the login and the password of the database user of Cisco Prime Network Control Systems, in order to log in via SSH.
Impacted products: Prime Network Control Systems.
Creation date: 11/04/2013.
Revision date: 03/07/2013.
Identifiers: 28796, BID-59013, CERTA-2013-AVI-239, cisco-sa-20130410-ncs, CSCtz30468, CSCub54624, CVE-2013-1170, VIGILANCE-VUL-12647.
Description of the vulnerability
The Cisco Prime NCS (Network Control Systems) product uses a database.
However, the login and the password of the user who accesses to this database are constant. Moreover, they can be used via SSH.
An attacker can therefore use the login and the password of the database user of Cisco Prime Network Control Systems, in order to log in via SSH.
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