Cisco Security Notice

Cisco Unified Computing System Fabric System Manager Man-in-the-Middle Vulnerability

http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2012-4092
CVE ID: CVE-2012-4092
Release Date: 2013 September 25 19:07  UTC (GMT)
Last Updated: 2013 September 27 02:24  UTC (GMT)
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Summary

A vulnerability in the management interface of the Cisco Unified Computing System could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to perform a man-in-the-middle attack.

The vulnerability is due to improper identity validation of vCenter management consoles. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by spoofing their identity and inserting themselves between the vCenter console and the Cisco Unified Computing System Manager. A successful exploit will allow the attacker to collect and modify data sent between the devices.

Affected Products

ProductMore InformationCVSS
Cisco Unified Computing System Central SoftwareCSCtk006834.3/4.1

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