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Vulnerability of Cisco Prime Data Center Network Manager: privilege escalation via debug support functions

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can access to the debug support service included in Cisco Prime Data Center Network Manager, in order to get administrator privileges at the system level.
Vulnerable systems: Cisco Prime DCNM.
Severity of this threat: 4/4.
Creation date: 08/06/2017.
Références of this weakness: CERTFR-2017-AVI-171, cisco-sa-20170607-dcnm1, CVE-2017-6639, VIGILANCE-VUL-22922.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can access to the debug support service included in Cisco Prime Data Center Network Manager, in order to get administrator privileges at the system level.
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This threat alert impacts software or systems such as Cisco Prime DCNM.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability bulletin is critical.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this weakness note.

Solutions for this threat 

Cisco Prime Data Center Network Manager: solution CSCvd09961.
The solution is described on the Cisco site:
  https://tools.cisco.com/bugsearch/bug/CSCvd09961
  https://tools.cisco.com/quickview/bug/CSCvd09961
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