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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Cisco Unified Computing System Fabric Interconnect
Cross-Site Request Forgery Vulnerability
8 October 2013
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Cisco Unified Computing System
Publisher: Cisco Systems
Operating System: Cisco
Impact/Access: Cross-site Request Forgery -- Remote with User Interaction
CVE Names: CVE-2012-4084
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Cisco Security Notice
Cisco Unified Computing System Fabric Interconnect Cross-Site Request Forgery
CVE ID: CVE-2012-4084
Release Date: 2013 October 4 19:45 UTC (GMT)
Last Updated: 2013 October 4 19:45 UTC (GMT)
A vulnerability in the fabric interconnect (FI) web management interface of
the Cisco Unified Computing System could allow an unauthenticated, remote
attacker to conduct cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks.
The vulnerability occurs because the web interface relies on cookies to
authenticate URL-based commands. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability
by persuading the user to follow a malicious link or visit an
attacker-controlled website while authenticated to the FI web management
interface. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to perform various
activities as the affected user.
Product More Information CVSS
Cisco Unified Computing System (Managed) CSCtg20755 4.3/4.1
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