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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Cisco FireSIGHT Management Center GET Request Information
14 December 2015
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Cisco FireSIGHT Management Center
Publisher: Cisco Systems
Operating System: Cisco
VMware ESX Server
Impact/Access: Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2015-6419
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Cisco FireSIGHT Management Center GET Request Information Disclosure
2015 December 11 00:00 GMT
Base - 6.8
No workarounds available
Cisco Bug IDs:
A vulnerability in the Cisco FireSIGHT Management Center could allow an
authenticated, remote attacker to view sensitive information from the
underlying operating system.
The vulnerability is due to improper sanitation of user-supplied input. An
attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending special GET requests to a
Cisco has released software updates that address this vulnerability. There are
no workarounds that address this vulnerability.
This advisory is available at the following link:
Cisco FireSIGHT Management Center running FireSIGHT System Software releases
4.10.3, 5.2.0, 5.3.0, 5.3.1, and 5.4.0 are vulnerable.
Products Confirmed Not Vulnerable
No other Cisco products are currently known to be affected by this
There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.
When considering software upgrades, customers are advised to consult the Cisco
Security Advisories and Responses archive at http://www.cisco.com/go/psirt and
review subsequent advisories to determine exposure and a complete upgrade
In all cases, customers should ensure that the devices to be upgraded contain
sufficient memory and confirm that current hardware and software
configurations will continue to be supported properly by the new release. If
the information is not clear, customers are advised to contact the Cisco
Technical Assistance Center (TAC) or their contracted maintenance providers.
Exploitation and Public Announcements
The Cisco Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) is not aware of any
public announcements or malicious use of the vulnerability that is described
in this advisory.
Version Description Section Status Date
1.0 Initial public release Final 2015-December-11
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