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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Cisco Unified Computing System Baseboard Management
Controller Command Injection Vulnerability
21 October 2013
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Cisco Unified Computing System
Publisher: Cisco Systems
Operating System: Cisco
Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Existing Account
Increased Privileges -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2012-4112
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Cisco Security Notice
Cisco Unified Computing System Baseboard Management Controller Command
CVE ID: CVE-2012-4112
Release Date: 2013 October 16 22:25 UTC (GMT)
Last Updated: 2013 October 17 15:25 UTC (GMT)
A vulnerability in the Baseboard Management Controller (BMC) of the Cisco
Unified Computing System could allow an authenticated, local attacker to
inject arbitrary commands on the underlying operating system with elevated
The vulnerability is due to improper filtering of user-supplied parameters. An
attacker could exploit this vulnerability by providing invalid parameters to
certain command-line interface (CLI) commands. An exploit could allow the
attacker to execute arbitrary commands or obtain an interactive shell with
Product More Information CVSS
Cisco Unified Computing System (Standalone) CSCtr43330 6.8/5.6
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