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Vulnerability of Cisco Aironet: privilege escalation via CLI

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

A local attacker can use the CLI of Cisco Aironet, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted systems: Cisco Aironet.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 06/10/2015.
Références of this alert: cisco-sa-20151005-aironet, CSCuv79694, CVE-2015-6315, VIGILANCE-VUL-18047.

Description of the vulnerability 

The Cisco Aironet product can be administered from the CLI.

However, an attacker can inject commands in the CLI, to execute code with root privileges.

A local attacker can therefore use the CLI of Cisco Aironet, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This security note impacts software or systems such as Cisco Aironet.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this threat announce is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of user account.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer weakness announce.

Solutions for this threat 

Cisco Aironet: solution CSCuv79694.
The solution CSCuv79694 is available:
  https://tools.cisco.com/bugsearch/bug/CSCuv79694
  https://tools.cisco.com/quickview/bug/CSCuv79694
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