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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client Vendors:   Cisco
Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client Software Installation Flaw Lets Local Users Gain Root Privileges
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1031933
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2015-0662   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Mar 17 2015
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via local system, Modification of system information, Root access via local system
Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 4.0(.00051) and prior
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client. A local user can obtain root/system privileges on the target system.

A local user can send specially crafted inter-process communication (IPC) messages to install a package containing arbitrary code. The package will be installed with root privileges.

The vendor has assigned bug ID CSCus79385 to this vulnerability.

Impact:   A local user can obtain root privileges on the target system.
Solution:   No solution was available at the time of this entry.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (macOS/OS X), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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