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computer vulnerability announce CVE-2015-4307

Cisco Prime Collaboration Provisioning: privilege escalation

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can use Cisco Prime Collaboration Provisioning, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted products: Prime Collaboration Assurance, Prime Collaboration Manager, Prime Infrastructure.
Severity of this bulletin: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: administrator access/rights, privileged access/rights.
Hacker's origin: user account.
Creation date: 17/09/2015.
Références of this threat: CERTFR-2015-AVI-396, cisco-sa-20150916-pcp, CSCut64111, CVE-2015-4307, VIGILANCE-VUL-17907.

Description of the vulnerability

The Cisco Prime Collaboration Provisioning product offers a web service.

However, using a malicious url, an authenticated attacker can create an administrative account.

An attacker can therefore use Cisco Prime Collaboration Provisioning, in order to escalate his privileges.
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