Keep Track of the Latest Vulnerabilities
with SecurityTracker!
    Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   


Try our Premium Alert Service
Sign Up
Sign Up for Your FREE Weekly SecurityTracker E-mail Alert Summary
Instant Alerts
Buy our Premium Vulnerability Notification Service to receive customized, instant alerts
Put SecurityTracker Vulnerability Alerts on Your Web Site -- It's Free!
Become a Partner and License Our Database or Notification Service

Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Cisco WebEx Meetings Server Vendors:   Cisco, WebEx
Cisco WebEx Meetings Server bash Security Configuration Flaw Lets Remote Authenticated Users Execute Shell Commands on the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1037651
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-3796   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jan 20 2017
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Cisco WebEx Meetings Server. A remote authenticated user can execute arbitrary commands on the target system.

A remote authenticated user with root privileges can exploit a security configuration flaw in bash interactive mode to connect to a target system through a separate host and execute predetermined shell commands on the target system.

The vendor has assigned bug ID CSCuz03353 to this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote authenticated user with root privileges can execute arbitrary commands on the target system.
Solution:   No solution was available at the time of this entry.

The vendor advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error, Configuration error

Message History:   None.

 Source Message Contents

[Original Message Not Available for Viewing]

Go to the Top of This SecurityTracker Archive Page

Home   |    View Topics   |    Search   |    Contact Us

Copyright 2018, LLC