October 2, 2019
Cisco FXOS and Firepower Threat Defense Software are prone to multiple local command-injection vulnerabilities. An attacker may exploit these issues to inject and execute arbitrary commands on the underlying OS with root privileges. These issues are being tracked by Cisco Bug IDs CSCvm14277, CSCvm14279, CSCvm25813, CSCvm25894, CSCvo42621, CSCvo42651 and CSCvo83496.
- Cisco FXOS 2.0
- Cisco FXOS 2.2
- Cisco FXOS 2.3
- Cisco FXOS 2.4
- Cisco Firepower 1000 Series Appliances
- Cisco Firepower 2100 Series Appliances
- Cisco Firepower 4100 Series Appliances
- Cisco Firepower 9300 Series Appliances
- Cisco Firepower Threat Defense Software (FTD) 6.1.0
- Cisco Firepower Threat Defense Software (FTD) 6.2.0
- Cisco Firepower Threat Defense Software (FTD) 6.2.1
- Cisco Firepower Threat Defense Software (FTD) 6.2.2
- Cisco Firepower Threat Defense Software (FTD) 6.2.3
- Cisco Firepower Threat Defense Software (FTD) 6.3.0
Permit local access for trusted individuals only. Where possible, use restricted environments and restricted shells.
Restrict local access to trusted and accountable individuals only.
Run all software as a nonprivileged user with minimal access rights.
To limit the impact of latent vulnerabilities, configure servers and other applications to run as a nonadministrative user with minimal access rights.
Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.
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