Cisco UCS Central Arbitrary Command Execution Vulnerability(CVE-2018-0113)

Description: A vulnerability in an operations script of Cisco UCS Central could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary shell commands with the privileges of the daemon user.The vulnerability is due to insufficient input validation. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by posting a crafted request to the user interface of Cisco UCS Central.

Impact: Command Execution Vulnerability

Vulnerable Products

  • This vulnerability affects Cisco UCS Central Software prior to Release 2.0(1c).

Mitigation: Cisco has released software updates that address this vulnerability. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.

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