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Cisco Security Notice

Cisco SocialMiner Sensitive Information GET Request Vulnerability

http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2013-5489
CVE ID: CVE-2013-5489
Release Date: 2013 September 10 14:36  UTC (GMT)
Last Updated: 2013 September 10 20:13  UTC (GMT)

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Summary

A vulnerability in some of the gadgets of Cisco SocialMiner could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to collect sensitive information.

The vulnerability is due to sensitive information being transmitted within a gadget's GET request. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by capturing the GET request of a SocialMiner gadget. An exploit could allow the attacker to collect sensitive information of the user authenticated to the affected system.

Affected Products

ProductMore InformationCVSS
Cisco SocialMinerCSCuh741255.0/4.4

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