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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Cisco Virtualization Experience Client Series 6000 Local
Arbitrary Command Execution Vulnerabilit
16 September 2013
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Cisco Virtualization Experience Client 6000 Series
Publisher: Cisco Systems
Operating System: Cisco
Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2013-5493
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Cisco Security Notice
Cisco Virtualization Experience Client Series 6000 Local Arbitrary Command
CVE ID: CVE-2013-5493
Release Date: 2013 September 12 16:04 UTC (GMT)
Last Updated: 2013 September 12 23:20 UTC (GMT)
A vulnerability in the diagnostic module of the Cisco Virtualization
Experience Client 6000 Series could allow an authenticated, non-privileged,
local attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the underlying operating
The vulnerability is due to lack of input validation in the diagnostic module
running on the affected system. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability
by injecting arbitrary commands.
Product More Information CVSS
Cisco Virtualization Experience
Client 6000 Series Firmware CSCug68407 6.8/5.6
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